Auction 129, Lot 586

"Le Cercle de la Basse Saxe subdivise en tous Les Estats, et Principautes qui le composent", Sanson/Jaillot

Subject: Germany

Period: 1708 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

25.5 x 18 inches
64.8 x 45.7 cm

Attractive map of northern Germany, including Schleswig-Holstein. The fine engraving illustrates rivers, lakes, forests, lowlands, cities and villages. Title and distance scales are both in decorative cartouches. The map is reduced slightly from the Sanson/Jaillot, two-sheet map of 1676.


Condition: A

Original outline color. There is a repair in the bottom margin, not affecting the map.

Estimate: $250 - $300


Closed on 9/23/2009