"Mappa Geographica Regnum Bohemiae cum Adiunctis Ducatu Silesiae et Marchionatib, Moraviae et Lusatiae…", Seutter, Matthias
Subject: Central Europe
Period: 1720 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.8 x 19.5 inches
57.9 x 49.5 cm
This finely detailed map focuses on the Kingdom of Bohemia (Czech Republic) and extends to include the regions of Silesia, Moravia and Lusatia of present-day Poland and Slovakia. The cartouche at the top shows the goddesses of hunting and the harvest, while the scale of miles is topped by a putto with cartographical tools and a vineyard.
There is a tissue repair of a fold separation at bottom and a few light stains.