Nuremberg. Homann Heirs. No date. Ca. 1753.
Copperplate engraved map with original handcolor, 19 x 22 1/4 inches (48.5 x 57 cm) on sheet 21 1/2 x 25 1/4 inches (55 x 64 cm), centrefold. Light soiling, particularly in margins, occasional foxing spots, border corners worn well outside of image, a few soft creases to top margin, neat lines at corners somewhat rubbed. Good condition. A very attractive map, including Denmark and the Baltic sea area. Includes (uncolored) portions of Sweden and Germany. Uncolored decorative engraved cartouche at upper right corner. This map is from "Atlas Compendiarius seu ita dietus Scholasticus Minor in usum erudiendae juventutis adornatus", published by Homann's Heirs. Item #32544