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Auction 168, Lot 700

"Carte Heraldique Representant les Armes de l'Empereur des Electeurs des Princes tant Ecclesiastiques que Seculiers...", Chatelain, Henry Abraham

Subject: Holy Roman Empire Heraldry

Period: 1720 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Historique

Color: Hand Color

39 x 19.4 inches
99.1 x 49.3 cm

This magnificent and elaborate large chart illustrates the coats of arms of the Emperor, Electors, and Princes of the Holy Roman Empire. At center is the fantastic armorial of the Emperor with the smaller coats of arms (at least 250) filling the rest of the piece. On two joined sheets, as issued.


Condition: A

Issued folding with minor offsetting and faint soiling.

Estimate: $275 - $350

Sold for: $650

Closed on 6/6/2018