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Auction 182, Lot 522

"A Correct Map of the South East Part of Germany; Including the Electorate of Bavaria, Arch Bishopk. of Saltzburg & Kingdom of Bohemia...", Bowen, Emanuel

Subject: Central Europe, Germany

Period: 1751 (circa)

Publication: Tindal's Continuation of Rapin's History of England

Color: Hand Color

16.6 x 13.6 inches
42.2 x 34.5 cm
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This detailed map is from a set of four maps describing the German Empire. It depicts the Electorate of Bavaria, Archbishopric of Salzburg, Kingdom of Bohemia, and the Queen of Hungary's hereditary Dominions in the Empire (Austria, Moravia, Styria, Carinthia, Carniola, Trent, and Tirol). The map includes good detail of the roads and is embellished with an attractive title cartouche.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) G.RAP-2a #11.

Condition: A

A nice impression on a sheet with a fleur-de-lis watermark, very light offsetting, and a printer's crease at bottom.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $75

Closed on 4/28/2021