Auction 119, Lot 511

"Regni Daniae in quo sunt Ducatus Holsatia et Slesvicum Insulae Danicae Provinciae Iutia Scania Blekingia Nova Tabula", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Denmark

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm

This handsome, large map of Denmark is filled with detail, including the fortified towns of Hamburg and Slesweigh plus many other towns and villages. The title cartouche features two ancient Danes flanking the coat of arms with farm animals in the background.

References:

Condition: B

Nice old color and a very good impression with a couple of printer's creases. There is a bit of an old paper tab adhered to the lower left border. Some old paper repairs on the verso and narrow side margins.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 5/9/2007

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