Auction 93, Lot 277

"Austria Archiducatus auctore Wolfgango Lazio", Hondius/Blaeu

Subject: Austria

Period: 1670 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

21.4 x 14.4 inches
54.4 x 36.6 cm

Striking large map of the Danube river valley. Vienna is prominently featured and the map is filled with tiny villages, cities, mountains, forests and lakes. Three decorative cartouches grace the map including a coat of arms. French text on verso.


Condition: A+

Lovely original color. Right margin trimmed nearly to platemark, as issued, but still adequate for framing.

Estimate: $500 - $600

Sold for: $300

Closed on 12/6/2000