Auction 158, Lot 263

"Regni Sueciae Tabula Generalis, Divisa in Sueciae, Gotiae, Regna Finniae Ducatum Lapponiam, Livoniam Nordlandiam Ingriam, et in Omnes Subiacentes Provincias", Wit, Frederick de

Subject: Scandinavia

Period: 1680 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.8 x 19.8 inches
57.9 x 50.3 cm

This folio map focuses on the Kingdom of Sweden and extends to include Finland and parts of Estonia and Latvia. Dense details of towns, rivers and the topography of the land fill the map. The architectural title cartouche is surrounded by putti and the coats of arms of the region.

References:

Condition: B+

A crisp impression with full original color on watermarked paper. There is a small rust stain along neatline at top center, some ink residue in bottom corners, and several tears in the blank margins that have been professionally repaired.

Estimate: $350 - $450

Unsold

Closed on 6/22/2016

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