Auction 157, Lot 501

"Regni Daniae in quo sunt Ducatus Holsatia et Slesvicum Insulae Danicae Provinciae Iutia Scania Blekingia Nova Tabula", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Denmark

Period: 1738 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.8 x 19.1 inches
57.9 x 48.5 cm

This magnificent map covers all of Denmark, the northern tip of Germany, and the southern tip of Sweden. The land is fully engraved with mountains, forests, and cities. The title cartouche is quite elaborate with a host of livestock and the traditional woodwose standing guard over the coat of arms in the center.

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Condition: A

On a watermarked sheet with a few light stains in the bottom blank margin.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Unsold

Closed on 5/4/2016

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