Auction 126, Lot 565

"Marchionatus Lusatiae Inferioris Bohemiae Olim Regno…", Lotter, Tobias Conrad

Subject: Germany and Poland

Period: 1760 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm

Detailed map of Lower Lusatia, southwest of the Odra River along the border between Germany and Poland. It includes the cities of Gubin, Lubben, Cottbus, Luckau, and Spremberg. The map is fully engraved with detail of rivers, a canal, lakes, marshes, forests, fortifications and hundreds of tiny villages. The title cartouche is surrounded by industrious people and is decorated with the coat of arms. In the opposite upper corner is another cartouche containing the key to the map.

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Condition: B

Some toning and light damp stains, and color with some bleed through on verso.

Estimate: $120 - $170

Sold for: $90

Closed on 12/3/2008

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