"Ducatus Luneburgici et Comitatus Dannebergensis Accurata Descriptio...", Homann, Johann Baptist
Subject: Northern Germany
Period: 1720 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.7 x 19.3 inches
57.7 x 49 cm
This detailed regional map includes Hamburg, Luneberg, and as far south as Hannover, Braunsweig. The Aller and Elbe Rivers cut across the area. Fortified cities, small towns and monasteries fill the landscape along with topographical depictions of hills, mountains and forests. At the top right is a large decorative title cartouche and coat of arms held up by putti.
Original color on watermarked paper with light toning along the centerfold.