Auction 122, Lot 573

"Erpach Comitatus", Blaeu, Willem

Subject: Germany

Period: 1640 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.5 x 15 inches
49.5 x 38.1 cm

A decorative map of the county of Erbach that includes Heidelberg, Miltenberg and Aschaffenburg. The map is beautifully engraved with each corner embellished with a cartouche, compass rose or an elaborate coat of arms. German text on verso.

References:

Condition: B+

A lovely impression with original color on a sheet with paper added to extend the bottom margin. A faint stain at the top margin just enters the map.

Estimate: $300 - $400

Sold for: $200

Closed on 12/5/2007

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