"Regni Borussiae secundum Observationes Novissima, Acuratissima Descriptio", Elwe, Jan Barend
Period: 1792 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
23.8 x 17.5 inches
60.5 x 44.5 cm
A meticulously detailed map of the region of northern Poland through Lithuania, including Gdansk (Danzig). Inset at left portrays a plan of Koningsberg, now known as Kaliningrad. The chart is simply adorned two compass roses. Latin title at left and French title at right: Carte nouvelle du Royaume de Prusse…
Sharp impression and lovely original color with a couple very insignificant light spots and a professional repair in the bottom margin, well away from the map.