Auction 153, Lot 537

"Vienna Metropolis Austriae Inferioris et Celeberrima Residentia Caesarum Romanorum ad Ripam Danubii...", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Vienna, Austria

Period: 1730 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.7 x 19.3 inches
57.7 x 49 cm

This attractive map depicts the fortified city nestled at the junction of the Wien and Danube Rivers. Farms, buildings and forests are shown in very good detail in the surrounding region. A profile at bottom identifies numerous important buildings and is decorated by the city's seal and coat of arms.

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Condition: A

A strong impression with a small edge tear at bottom that extents 1" into the image closed on verso with old paper. The left margin has been extended to accommodate framing.

Estimate: $700 - $850

Sold for: $400

Closed on 5/20/2015

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