Auction 140, Lot 502

"Regni Daniae in quo sunt Ducatus Holsatia et Slesvicum Insulae Danicae Provinciae Iutia Scania Blekingia Nova Tabula", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Denmark

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19 inches
57.2 x 48.3 cm

This magnificent map covers all of Denmark, the northern tip of Germany and the southern tip of Sweden. The land is fully engraved with mountains, forests and cities. The title cartouche is quite elaborate with a host of livestock and two men with clubs standing guard over the coat of arms in the center.

References:

Condition: B+

Attractive color with two short centerfold separations at bottom that have been closed on verso with archival materials. There is a paper repair in top blank margin, not affecting map image.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Unsold

Closed on 5/23/2012

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