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Auction 118, Lot 668

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

Subject: Germany

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

22.3 x 18.8 inches
56.6 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.


Condition: A

Crisp and bold impression with original margins. Some very minor soiling barely noticeable. Else fine.

Estimate: $180 - $240

Sold for: $130

Closed on 3/6/2007