Auction 116, Lot 602

"Basse ou Grande Pologne; ou sont les Palatinats de Posna, Calisch, Sirad, Lencici, Rava, Brest, et Inowlocz", Sanson/Mariette

Subject: Poland

Period: 1665 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22 x 16.5 inches
55.9 x 41.9 cm

Elegant map presents central Poland divided into Palatinates. The detailed regional map covers much of present-day Poland and includes the cities of Grudziadz in the north, Warsaw in the east, Opole in the south and Glogow in the west. The map was finely engraved by Peyrounin and decorated with a military-themed title cartouche.

References:

Condition: B

Tiny bit of minor foxing, mostly in blank margins.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $220

Closed on 9/20/2006

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