Auction 89, Lot 192

"Nissa",

Subject: Poland

Period: 1493 (circa)

Publication: Liber Chronicarum

Color: Hand Color

Size:
20.5 x 8 inches
52.1 x 20.3 cm

Double page view of Neisse in Silesia, now Poland. The walled city surrounds a magnificent cathedral, with numerous other towers and steeples. Attractive later color with some bleed through to verso. One side of sheet toned with some unobtrusive restoration along fold. Verso includes a woodblock illustration of a king.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $600 - $650

Sold for: $400

Closed on 12/8/1999

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