Auction 123, Lot 600

"Le Royaume de Hongrie et les Estats qui ont este Unis a sa Couronne", Elwe, Jan Barend

Subject: Southeastern Europe

Period: 1792 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.5 x 16.6 inches
54.6 x 42.2 cm

A well-engraved map with strong detail throughout locating scores of towns and villages, with the Danube shown roughly in the center. Includes Hungary with parts of Bosnia, Serbia and Bulgaria and extends to the Gulf of Venice. A decorative figural cartouche surrounds the title.

References:

Condition: A

A crisp impression and original color on sturdy sheet. The wide margins have some minor defects, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $300

Closed on 2/20/2008

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