Auction 122, Lot 491

"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 magnificent map covers all of Denmark, the northern tip of Germany and the southern tip of Sweden. The land is fully engraved with mountains, forests and cities. The title cartouche is quite elaborate with a host of livestock and two men with clubs standing guard over the coat of arms in the center.

References:

Condition: B+

A very good impression with original coloring. There is a hint of toning on the centerfold, and a a few very faint damp stains, mostly in the margins.

Estimate: $190 - $230

Sold for: $140

Closed on 12/5/2007

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