Auction 162, Lot 55

"Neu Inventierter Genealogisch. Stamm Baum des Uhralten Hoch Furstlich. nun Mehr Auch Chur Furstlich u. Gros Britannischen Konigl. Hauses Braunschweig Luneburg...", Seutter, Matthias

Subject: Cartographic Miscellany

Period: 1747 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.3 x 22.4 inches
49 x 56.9 cm

This detailed sheet depicts the genealogy of the House of Hanover (or House of Brunswick-Luneburg, Hanover line) in "family tree" style. A tree to the left traces the lineage of kings of Great Britain descended from the House of Hanover. There is a king resting under the tree, two coats-of-arms, and an elaborate title cartouche. The right side of the sheet is dominated by text that provides further genealogical detail. Drawn by Gottfrid Rogg.


Condition: A

A nice impression with a few faint spots.

Estimate: $150 - $180


Closed on 4/26/2017