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Auction 146, Lot 556

"Wien 1844", Renner, Lieut.

Subject: Vienna, Austria

Period: 1844 (dated)

Publication: Meyer's Grosser Hand-Atlas

Color: Hand Color

13.2 x 16.7 inches
33.5 x 42.4 cm
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Striking plan shows Vienna as it was in 1844. The plan is bordered by six vignettes that depict attractions such as the Hofburg Palace, the Theseus temple at the Volksgarten, and St. Stephan's Cathedral. Tables identifying notable sights and locations appear to the left and right of the city's layout, and an inset map shows Vienna's immediate surroundings.


Condition: B+

A nice impression with some light soiling. There are a few chips and tears on the edges of the sheet that do not affect the image.

Estimate: $150 - $180

Sold for: $140

Closed on 9/4/2013