Auction 129, Lot 642

"Exactissima Tabula, qua tam Danubii Fluvii Pars Media, ab Urbe Lentiae ad Bydenam Urbem et Minores in eum influentes Fluvii quam Regiones Adjacentes", Visscher, Nicolas

Subject: Balkans

Period: 1690 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22 x 19 inches
55.9 x 48.3 cm

This wonderfully detailed map covers the region from eastern Austria through Serbia. The focus of the map is the Danube River with the major cities of Vienna, Budapest, Belgrade and Smederevo. Title is across the top and putti sit on a decorative distance scale and map key cartouche.

References:

Condition: B+

Dark impression with original color. There are some old brown paper repairs of minor marginal tears at bottom and a bookseller's ink stamp on verso.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Unsold

Closed on 9/23/2009

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