"Regnum Bohemiae etque Annexae Provinciae ut Ducatus Silesiae Marchionatus Moraviae et Lusatiae Vulgo Die Erb-Landeren", Visscher, Nicolas
Subject: Czech Republic
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
23.2 x 19.6 inches
58.9 x 49.8 cm
Attractive, detailed map covers the region of present day Czech Republic, with a bit of Germany, Poland and Moravia; includes the cities of Dresden, Meissen, Brno, and Prague. The large title cartouche is surrounded with cherubs and coats of arms for Moravia, Bohemia and Silesia, and the scale of miles includes a cherub with a globe and sextant.
A sharp impression with full contemporary color, one stain near centerfold at top, one tiny hole in the image, and a 6" tear at bottom center with an old repair on verso.