Auction 96, Lot 283

"Magnae Britanniae Pars Septentrionalis qua Regnum Scotiae in Suas Partes et subjacentes Insulas divisum…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: Scotland

Period: 1715 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
18.8 x 22.4 inches
47.8 x 56.9 cm

Superb map of Scotland including the outlying islands. The map is filled with minute detail and hundreds of place names. Superb title and distance scale cartouches surrounded by mythical figures, putti and the royal coat of arms.

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Condition: B

Small split on fold just touching neatline and light toning along fold.

Estimate: $400 - $450

Sold for: $350

Closed on 9/12/2001

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