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Auction 94, Lot 310

"A Plan of the City of Prague, with the French and Austrian Camps", Anon.

Subject: Czech Republic

Period: 1742 (dated)

Publication: Gentleman's Magazine

Color: Black & White

14 x 11.3 inches
35.6 x 28.7 cm
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Copper engraved plan detailing location of troops, and their movements, the walled city, Old City and Jews Town. The sheet also includes three other engravings: Maria Teresa Q. of Hungary Born May 13th. 1717 [and] City of Egra. Describ'd in Octr. Mag. P.530 [and] Southern View of Prague, the later two being detailed and well rendered birds-eye-views of these walled cities along their river.

References: Jolly, GENT-18.

Condition: B

Old paper repair to tear at binding edge.

Estimate: $100 - $125

Sold for: $80

Closed on 3/7/2001