1710 – J. B. Homann – Regnum Borussiae Gloriosis
Title: “Regnum Borussiae Gloriosis …Friederici III…”
Gorgeous map of the Prussia, the Baltic region, extends from Memel ( Klaipeda ) to Pomerania, extending south to Poland. Centered on Dantzig, Konigsberg etc. This map includes the extraordinary early cartouche employed by Homann for this map – one of the most elaborate of all of this cartouches.
Cartographer: Johann Baptist Homann (1664-1724)
Leaf size: 50,5 x 60,8 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Very good condition. Beautiful hand colouring.
This is a genuine antique map published in 1710 and not a modern copy or reprint!