South East Germany Austria Styria 1751 antique decorative Bowen hand color mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
A Correct Map of the South East Part of Germany; Including the Electorate of Bavaria, Archbishopric of Salzburg & Kingdom of Bohemia. Also the Queen of Hungary's Hereditary Dominions in the Empire; viz Austria, Moravia, Styria, Carinthia, Carniola, Trent, Tirol & c.
(Elbe River, Bohemia, Carpathian Mountains, Danube River, Forest of Pear Trees, Fort Royal, Eastern Alps, Sudetes Mountains)
Issued 1751, London
Engraved by Eman. Bowen
Fine and uncommon folio sheet old engraved map with attractive hand color.
A picture is worth a thousand words. The photos are a major part of the item description. Please examine them closely, as what you see is what we will send you.
[note: we grade conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws.].
Map remains well preserved. Some light age wear or surface spotting/ soiling which is visible within the scan.
Paper and image remains overall clean & sound. Old maps & prints often display small minor repairs on the back, could have uneven blank margins, might have extraneous fold-lines or other small minor age flaws which do not detract from the visual appeal or value. Condition is carefully considered in arriving at our price.
Great antique map entirely worthy of hanging for display.
A depiction captured in a manner entirely unique to this era.
Original fold line as issued
Sheet measures c. 15 3/8" H x 17 1/2" W.
Printed area measures c. 13 5/8" H x 16 5/8" W
Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 1, p. 176