Scandinavia Poland Europe during Reformation Protestantism c1850 old Spruner mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Scandinavien und Polen
nach ihrer kirchlichen Eintheilung
biz zur Reformation.
(Scandinavia / Poland / Europe during the Reformation)
Issued Gotha, Germany, c.1850 by Spruner.
Wonderfully detailed mid-19th century antique map, capturing the continent during the Reformation. Engraved with original outline hand color.
Map displays a remarkable level of geographic and topographic detail.
Inset maps of Eastern Germany and Denmark at bottom.
Minor light toning and small scattered age spotting as typical for maps of this vintage, perhaps some minor paper flaws, but to our eyes and for most people, an entirely acceptable and very nice looking example of this antique map.
Sheet measures c. 17 1/4" x 14 1/4".
Printed area measures c. 15 1/4" x 11 1/4".
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4, p. 199.