Bavaria Germany early old map Bavariae pars Homan 1740
Title: Bavariae pars superior tam in sua regimina principaliora quam in eorundem praefecturas particulares accurate divisa / excudente Ioh. Baptista Homanno.
Description: Early old map of Upper Bavaria, copperplate engraved with an decorative title cartouche and mile scale, and an inlay map of Burkhusuensis Ditionis Pars inferior.
Map maker: Johann Baptist Homann 1663-1724. Nuremberg Germany. Homann is known as cartographer mapmaker of Early antique maps. In 1716 Homann published his masterpiece Grosser Atlas ueber die ganze Welt (Grand Atlas of all the World) He was succeeded by the Homann heirs company, in business until 1848, known as "Homann Erben", "Homannianos Heredes", "Heritiers de Homann" abroad.
Size: Sheet app.50 x 62 cm. 19.75 x 23.75 inches. Image app.: 49 x 58 cm. 19.25 x 23.25 inches. Condition: A fine copperplate engraving in good overall condition with short browned borders. A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request.