Auction 139, Lot 432

"Carta Della Polonia",

Subject: Baltic

Period: 1831 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

21.3 x 18.5 inches
54.1 x 47 cm

This detailed map by Leonardo Chodzko covers from Danzig (Gdansk) through St. Petersburg along the Baltic coast and inland to Krakow and Moscow. It shows the various modern political divisions and illustrates the region of ancient Poland. Common and postal roads are shown. Engraved by J. Carolus Castellini in Florence.


Condition: B

Remargined at top with a long centerfold separation at bottom that has been closed on verso with archival materials, and some small archival repairs in bottom blank margin.

Estimate: $210 - $250


Closed on 2/15/2012