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Auction 190, Lot 442

"Braunswyck et Meydburg cum Terris Adjacentibus", Jansson, Jan

Subject: Northern Germany

Period: 1638 (circa)

Publication: Nieuwen Atlas

Color: Hand Color

19.5 x 15.1 inches
49.5 x 38.4 cm
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A lovely little map of Braunschweig and Magdeburg, bounded by Hanover, Erfurt and Brandenburg with pictorial representations of forests, mountains and cities. The map is decorated with a pair of strapwork cartouches. Engraved by E.S. Hamersveldt and S. Rogeri. Dutch text on the verso, published between 1638-44.

References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #2260:1B.1.

Condition: A

A crisp impression on a bright sheet with two short tears in the bottom margin that have been closed on verso with non-archival tape.

Estimate: $140 - $170

Sold for: $70

Closed on 11/16/2022