Catalog Archive
Auction 118, Lot 680

"Wien die Welt Beruhmte Kayserl. Resid. Stadt…", Seutter/Lotter

Subject: Austria, Vienna

Period: 1740 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

23 x 19.5 inches
58.4 x 49.5 cm

Spectacular bird's-eye plan of old Vienna and its fortifications, and the surrounding suburbs with a detailed panorama below enclosed in a cartouche and surrounded by putti and personifications of the city and the Danube. On the left of the view is a numbered and lettered key to 32 important locations within the city, many of them churches and cloisters.


Condition: A

Original color. Light printer's crease at the bottom, just past neatline, else fine.

Estimate: $600 - $700

Sold for: $450

Closed on 3/6/2007