Auction 142, Lot 505

"[Lot of 2] Prussia [and] Austrian Empire", Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.

Subject: Germany, Austria

Period: 1850 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

15 x 12.2 inches
38.1 x 31 cm

A. Prussia. Detailed map that extends from Cologne to above Konigsberg in the east. The states of Prussia are here in two disconnected groups. At upper left is a large inset of the Environs of Berlin.

B. Austrian Empire. Detailed map including scores of place names. Large inset of the Environs of Vienna extends to include Presburg, Mantern and Ips. A handsome map with decorative borders.


Condition: B+

Original color with light toning and a small edge chip in the Austria map confined to the lower left blank margin.

Estimate: $100 - $130

Sold for: $75

Closed on 11/28/2012