Holy Roman Empire Rhineland Wirttemberg Franconia 1760 Bowen decorative mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A New and Accurate Map of the South West part of Germany Comprehending the Archbishophricks of Ments and Treves, the Electoral Palat. of the Rhine, the Duchy of Wirtemmberg, Franconia, Swabia, Alsace, Lorraine, &c.;
(Europe, Holy Roman Empire, Germany, Rhineland, Westphalia, Wirttemberg, Franconia, Swabia, Alcase, Lorraine).
Issued 1760, London by Em. Bowen.
Attractive mid 18th century engraved map. Pleasing decorative appeal due to the pictorial cartouche.
Inset vignette depicts a plan of Brisache with locations identified by a numeric key.
Nice looking example, clean, pleasing uniform age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet measures c. 16" H x 9 3/4" W.
Engraved area measures c. 12 3/8" H x 8 5/8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 1.