Auction 121, Lot 600

"Ducatus Brunsuicensis in ejusdem Tres Principatus Calenbergicu…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Germany

Period: 1716 (published)

Publication: Grosser Atlas

Color: Hand Color

22.8 x 19 inches
57.9 x 48.3 cm

Striking regional map of Lower Saxony, following the flow of the Wesel, Leine and Oker Rivers through the cities of Gottingen, Hildesheim, Hanover, Brunswyk, Wolfenbutel, Minden and Hamelen. Also shows Goslar, Heiigenstat, Duderstat, Halberstat and Zell. The fine detail includes roads, rivers, lakes, mountains, towns, fortified cities, etc. The large decorative cartouche includes the coats of arms of Braunsweig, Halberstat, Schawenburg, Hohenstein, Rheinstein, Blankenberg, Stolberg and Wernigeroda.


Condition: B+

Fine impression and original color with one unobtrusive spot in center.

Estimate: $200 - $275

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/26/2007