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Auction 174, Lot 546

"Prussiae Nova Tabula", Cluver, Philipp

Subject: Northeastern Europe, Poland

Period: 1697 (circa)

Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

13.3 x 10.5 inches
33.8 x 26.7 cm
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This finely engraved map covers northeastern Poland from about Gdansk to Lithuania, and includes the present-day Russian enclave of Kaliningrad Oblast. The map is filled with detail and engraved with forests, mountains, fortresses. A large allegorical title cartouche and a compass rose complete the composition.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CLUV-8a [31].

Condition: A

A nice impression on a bright sheet with a watermark of the coat of arms of Amsterdam. Issued folding with minor offsetting.

Estimate: $190 - $220

Sold for: $120

Closed on 9/11/2019