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Auction 92, Lot 240

"Europa Christiani Orbis Domina In Sua Imperia Regna Et Status", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Europe

Period: 1720 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

22.7 x 18.7 inches
57.7 x 47.5 cm
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An attractive early 18th century map by the important German cartographer. The map is characteristically filled with details, even for such a general map. The large (uncolored) title cartouche features "Europa" surrounded by adorable putti nestled in the clouds.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $750 - $850

Sold for: $550

Closed on 9/13/2000