Upper & Lower Silesia Holy Roman Empire c. 1750 Homann decorative folio mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Superioris et Inferioris Ducatus Silesiae in Suos XCII Minores Principartus et Dominia Divisi Nova Tabula.
(Europe, Holy Roman Empire, Germany, Poland, Bohemia, Silesia, Breslau, Dresden, Posnan).
Issued c. 1750, Nuremberg by Homann.
Fine mid 18th century folio sheet engraved map, with full original hand color. Large decorative cartouche and inset plan of Breslaw at top right.
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.