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Auction 158, Lot 274

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

Subject: Denmark

Period: 1680 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

23.1 x 19.8 inches
58.7 x 50.3 cm
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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.


Condition: B+

A dark impression with minor soiling and a printer's crease adjacent to the centerfold. Professionally backed with tissue to repair two small worm holes in the image and several short tears at bottom, entering less than 1/2" into image. Narrow top and bottom margins.

Estimate: $400 - $475

Sold for: $300

Closed on 6/22/2016