Auction 90, Lot 243

"Frackfordiae ad Oderam imago quam misit eiusdem ciuitatis prudentiss Senatus",

Subject: Germany

Period: 1550 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
11 x 8 inches
27.9 x 20.3 cm

Excellent wood block map depicting Frankfurt on the Oder River with several boats in the river and farmers and workmen on the road leading to the bridge into the city. Ribbon style title cartouche with the date 1548. German text on verso. A very attractive early wood block print. Very light toning on centerfold. Fine crisp impression.

References:

Condition: A

Estimate: $275 - $325

Sold for: $160

Closed on 3/15/2000

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