Auction 173, Lot 289

"L'Allemagne Dressee sur les Observations de Tycho Brahe de Kepler de Snellius sur Celles de Messieurs de l'Academie Royale des Sciences &c...", Delisle/Covens & Mortier

Subject: Central Europe; Germany

Period: 1730 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

24.1 x 18.7 inches
61.2 x 47.5 cm

This extremely detailed map covers the German Empire, including present-day Germany, Netherlands, Czechia, Slovakia, Switzerland, Austria, and parts of Poland and Hungary. The map provides information on topography, cities, villages, fortifications, forests, and bridges. It is embellished with three fine cartouches. A Latin title runs across the top: Nova Imperii Germanici Descriptio in Omnes Suos Circulos, Electoratus, &c.


Condition: A

A dark impression on a sturdy sheet.

Estimate: $190 - $220


Closed on 6/5/2019