Auction 145, Lot 547

"Circulus Saxoniae Inferioris in quo sunt Ducatus Holsatiae. Meklenburgi Lauwenburgi Luneburgi, Brunsuigi Bremae et Ferdae...", Danckerts, Justus

Subject: Northern Germany

Period: 1690 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.5 x 19.3 inches
57.2 x 49 cm

This detailed map is filled with information and hundreds of villages and towns. Dozens of fortified cities are shown, including Berlin, Bremen, Hamburg, Osnabruck, Minden, and Magdeburg. A decorative title cartouche adorns the map surrounded by putti, a river god, and coats of arms of the major cities in the region.

References:

Condition: B+

Old color with light soiling and a few short tears that just enter map border that have been closed on verso with archival tape.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $100

Closed on 6/12/2013

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