Langravate of Hesse Holy Roman Empire Germany c. 1730-50 Homann decorative mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Landgraviatus Hassiae Inferioris.
(Europe, Holy Roman Empire, Germany, Hesse, Hesse-Kessel).
Issued c. 1730-50, Nuremberg by Homann.
Fine mid 18th century folio sheet engraved map, with full original hand color. Large decorative cartouche.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 21 1/2" H x 24 "W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 19 1/4" H x 22" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 361.