Homann, J. B. / G. Arenhold.
Nuremberg. Homann. nd. Ca. 1753.
Copper plate engraved map with original hand color, 19 x 22 inches on sheet 21 x 25 inches, centrefold. Thin streak (1 inch) and tiny ink spot in map area, both scarcely visible. A couple of very short edge tears at lower edge of sheet and paper residue affixed to upper margin, both well outside plate mark. A particularly attractive and well engraved map by the cartographer Gerhard Arenhold. Along the lower edge of the map are a decorative title cartouche, an inset map (4 x 4 inches) of Hildesheim and an engraved view (2 1/2 x 8 inches ) of the town from the east with index of buildings. The map shows in considerable detail an area in upper central Germany (lower Saxony); main cities include Hanover. Item #28097
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