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Auction 145, Lot 541

"Karte von dem Konigreich Polen, Grossherzogthum Posen", Schropp Simon & Co.

Subject: Central Europe

Period: 1831 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

18.9 x 16.8 inches
48 x 42.7 cm
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A detailed map of the Polish Kingdom, the Grand Duchy of Posen, and the neighboring territories of Austria, Russia and Prussia in the early 19th century, including eastern Poland, the Baltic states, and portions of Belarus and the Ukraine. Towns, roads, political boundaries, rivers, and forested areas are all depicted, with a legend at bottom left.


Condition: B

A nice impression on heavy paper, with several faint damp stains in image and a darker damp stain that just enters border at top left. There are a few tiny worm holes in image and some chips in blank margins, far from image.

Estimate: $120 - $150


Closed on 6/12/2013