Auction 92, Lot 282

"Lusatia Superior", Jansson

Subject: Poland

Period: 1640 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.2 x 15 inches
48.8 x 38.1 cm

Attractive map of the region of present-day southwestern Poland at the border with Germany and the Czech Republic. Old city names including Lieba, Gorlitz, Dresden, Pirnaw, and Prybus, and lots of tiny villages. The map is fully engraved to show mountains and forests with original color. Decorative title and distance scale cartouches and a coat of arms.

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Condition: A

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $400

Closed on 9/13/2000

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