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Auction 189, Lot 478

"Brandeburgum Marchionatus, cum Ducatibus Pomeraniae et Meklenburgi", Jansson, Jan

Subject: Northeastern Germany

Period: 1633 (published)

Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae…

Color: Hand Color

20.4 x 15.5 inches
51.8 x 39.4 cm
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Great map of northeastern Germany and a bit of northwestern Poland including the cities of Berlin, Magdeburg, Wismar and Szczecin. The map is beautifully engraved to show the forests and embellished with coats of arms, compass roses, putti and two cartouches. German text on verso.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #2170:1B.

Condition: B+

A dark impression on a lightly toned sheet with a bit of soiling and some short tears along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/14/2022