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Auction 191, Lot 453

"Europa Christiani Orbis Domina in sua Imperia, Regna, et Status Exacte Divisa", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Europe

Period: 1720 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22.6 x 19.4 inches
57.4 x 49.3 cm
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An attractive early 18th century map by this important German cartographer. The map illustrates the Christian kingdoms in Europe and is characteristically filled with details, even for such a general map. The large title cartouche features a personification of Europa surrounded by adorable putti nestled in the clouds.


Condition: B+

Excellent impression with full contemporary color and light toning along the centerfold.

Estimate: $400 - $475

Sold for: $300

Closed on 2/8/2023