Early 18th Century Map of The Kingdom of Denmark – Homann and Hubner
$800 - $2,300
Cartography by Johann Hubner and Editing by Johann Baptist Homann ( 1664-1724)
(Danish / Latin: Regni Daniae in quo sunt Ducatus Holsatia et Slesvicum Insulæ Danicæ Provinciæ Iutia Scania Blekingia Nova Tabula
In English: Kingdom of Denmark in which are the Principalities Holsatia and Schleswig, Danish Isles, Provinces of Jütland, Sweden, Blekinge; New Plates
Produced by the heirs of J.B. Homann , a family known for cartography and well documented in Nuremberg and Amsterdam during the 18th Century.
Printed on high rag content paper on one 20 1/8 x 22 ½ in page, reinforced on back at the center fold at some early point or during original production. A 4-inch center fold tear and moderate foxing and handling marks are noted. Colored areas have varying degrees of fade as to be expected for a copy of such age.
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