1730 – P. Schenk – Ammtes Dresden
Title: “Accurate Geographische delineation der Dioeces und des Ammtes DRESDEN. . .”
Uncommon and decorative map of the area 25km around Dresden, reaching to Meißen, Königstein and Dippoldiswalde, prepared by Adam Friedrich Zürner. With an extensive key to the left and right of the map. Two small insets views of “Old” and “New” Dresden. Large compass card, north to top.
Cartographers: Peter Schenk (1660 – 1711)
Leaf size: 59,5 x 50 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Brownish paper. Middle fold reinforced. Few cracks and small parts are missing around margins. Reinforced margins at the back of map (it has been framed before).
This is a genuine antique map published in 1730 and not a modern copy or reprint!