Auction 153, Lot 491

"Carte Topographique d'Allemagne Contenant le Margraviat de l'Alsace une Partie du Duche de Lorraine, et le Principaute de Salm...", Jaeger, Johann Wilhelm Abraham

Subject: Northeastern France

Period: 1789 (published)

Publication: Grand Atlas d'Allemagne en LXXXI Feuilles

Color: Hand Color

25.3 x 18.4 inches
64.3 x 46.7 cm

This densely engraved map shows portions of the Alsace and Lorraine regions in France. The Rhine river flows along the eastern edge of the map, with Strasboug on its western shore. The map extends south to Colmar and west to Charmes, just shy of Nancy. The map is filled with towns, roads, political boundaries, rivers, forested areas and topographical details.


Condition: A

Original color on watermarked paper with one minor extraneous crease.

Estimate: $80 - $100


Closed on 5/20/2015