Auction 126, Lot 559

"Mines et Forest du Hartz", Crepy, Paul

Subject: Germany

Period: 1759 (published)

Publication: Atlas Portatif…

Color: Hand Color

Size:
11 x 8 inches
27.9 x 20.3 cm

Very interesting copper engraved map detailing the mining activities in the region as well as the existing forests. Locates Seesen, Goslar, Laterberg on the Ober, Hertzberg, Dorft on the Sose River and scores of villages. Graphic renderings of mountains, Blochsberg is "200 Perches" tall.

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Condition: A

Wide margins.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/3/2008

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