Auction 117, Lot 584

"Palatinatus Bavariae vulgo Die Obere Pfaltz…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Germany - Bavaria

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.2 x 18.8 inches
56.4 x 47.8 cm

Very detailed map of the Oberpfaltz region north of the Danube. The region shown is from the Main River in the northern corner to Regensburg on the Danube in the south. There are hundreds of villages shown with major towns colored in crimson. The banner-style cartouche is held aloft by putti over a reclining female figure and a lion.

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Condition: A

Original outline color with a couple of small creases in blank margins.

Estimate: $220 - $275

Sold for: $120

Closed on 12/6/2006

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