Auction 137, Lot 613

"Les Etats de la Couronne de Pologne, sous les quels sont compris la Grande et la Petite Pologne, le Grand Duche de Lithuanie, les Prusses et la Curlande, Divisez en Provinces et Palatinats", Fer, Nicolas de

Subject: Eastern Europe

Period: 1716 (dated)


Color: Black & White

23.3 x 18.5 inches
59.2 x 47 cm

This detailed map of Poland, Lithuania Latvia, Estonia, Kaliningrad, Belarus and the Ukraine depicts towns of various sizes, rivers, forests, and provincial boundaries. Below the title cartouche are the coat of arms of Poland, Lithuania, Prussia, Curland and Russia, as well as a table of the longitudes and latitudes of main cities. Engraved by P. Starckman.

References: Malinowski (MCC-25) #103.

Condition: C+

Watermarked paper with soiling and a crease at upper-left. A few small holes have been professionally repaired, and one province is outlined in orange.

Estimate: $400 - $500

Sold for: $450

Closed on 9/14/2011