Auction 133, Lot 485

"Bohemia", Quad, Matthias von Kinckelbach

Subject: Czech Republic

Period: 1600 (published)

Publication: Europae Totius Orbis Terrarum

Color: Hand Color

10.4 x 7.2 inches
26.4 x 18.3 cm

A bold map centered on the Vltava (Molda) River and densely engraved to depict the forested hills and populated valleys of the region. The map was drawn by Johann Bussemacher and engraved by Henricus Nagel. German text on verso.

References: Phillips (A) #7781-4.

Condition: B+

Sharp impression with faded color, else very good.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $190

Closed on 9/1/2010