August 20, 2020 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
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[Cartography - Europe - Germany] Lusatiae Superioris, J.B. Homann, 1732

Homann, J.B. (Homann Heirs). Lusatiae Superioris Tabula Chorographica. Nuremberg, 1732. Framed to 29.5 x 25.5 in. Engraved map with hand coloring in central portion. 

Detailed map of Upper Lusatia, a German historical region located primarily in present-day Saxony. Based on the cartographic information by Johann Georg Schreiber, the map shows important cities including the capital Budissin and Görlitz, the region’s largest city. Highly detailed with rivers, woods, and mountains. Features two cartouches, one at upper left with putti, title, and city names in scrolls; the second at lower left depicting a rural figurative scene. Key and scale at lower right. 

Condition:

Map and frame in Very Good condition - on back is printed label of " W. Graham Arader III... King of Prussia, Pa." 

Estimate: $200 - $300
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$113
08/20/2020

 

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