Auction 132, Lot 535

"Iustissimae Causae Heroica Virtute propugnatae gloriosiss: Triumphi Praemium sive Accurata delineatio Provinciarum et Urbium…", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Balkans

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.8 x 19.6 inches
57.9 x 49.8 cm

Belgrade and the Danube River are the focus of this bold map. The map is graphically engraved to illustrated mountains, rivers, lakes, swamps, modern and Roman roads, fortifications, monasteries, cities and villages. The superb title cartouche commemorates the Treaty of Passarowitz (1718) when the Austrians took the region from the Ottoman Turks.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $375 - $450

Sold for: $275

Closed on 6/2/2010

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