Auction 148, Lot 499

"Dania Regnum in quo sunt Ducatus Holsatia et Slesvcium Insulae Danicae et Provinciae Iutia, Scania, Blekingia et Hallandia", Wit, Frederick de

Subject: Denmark

Period: 1680 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
23.1 x 19.9 inches
58.7 x 50.5 cm

This is a large, attractive map of Denmark, Sleschwig-Holstein and southern Sweden with good detail throughout. The title cartouche features the Danish coat of arms and is supported by the traditional woodwose with a variety of farm animals in the background.

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Condition: B+

A nice impression with original color, refreshed in a few spots where repairs have been made, and light soiling primarily near the borders. There are professional repairs to a centerfold separation that enters 2.5" into map at bottom and small chips in top corners with a small amount of border in facsimile. Remargined at left with a portion of neatline in facsimile as well.

Estimate: $350 - $425

Unsold

Closed on 2/19/2014

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