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Auction 118, Lot 671

"Ducatus Slesvicensis in omnes ejusdem Generales et Particulares Praefecturas exacte divisi Nova tabula", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Germany

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm

This large, boldly engraved map of the Schleswig-Holstein region names the fortified cities of Tonning, Husum, Sonderborg, Flensborg, and Sleswight. Shoals and passages are fully engraved in the sea. The pictorial title cartouche features figures and commerce from the region and is uncolored as issued.

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Condition: A

Fine impression and original coloring on thick hand laid paper with original margins and watermark. Near fine example.

Estimate: $200 - $300

Sold for: $150

Closed on 3/6/2007

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