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Hydrographia Germaniae, Germany Old Map, Homann 1716
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Germany Old Map, Hydrographia Germaniae by Homann 1716

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German hydrography antique map by Johann Baptist Homann. Featuring intricate baroque decor and a dedicated focus on Germany's renowned waterways, this map is a treasure trove of information.

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Germany Old Map, Hydrographia Germaniae by Homann 1716.

Title: Hydrographia Germaniae qua Geographiae Naturalis ea pars quae de Aquis celebrioribus, praesertim vero de Fluminibus Germaniae agit, ex probatissimis quibusquis mappis et peculiaribus Regionum descriptionibus collecta exhibetur operâ Ioh. Baptistae Homanni Noribergae.

Description: Explore this antique geographic map of the German river systems, featuring a stunning baroque decor title cartouche adorned with mythological figures such as Neptune, and other deities.

 The map provides a comprehensive view of the most famous waterways and rivers of Germany, meticulously collected from reliable maps and regional descriptions.

Cartographer Johann Baptist Homan, a renowned map publisher from Nuremberg, created this masterpiece in 1716, making it a sought-after piece among collectors.

In the upper cartouche we find dedication text by Friedrich Heinrich Zollmann.

Size app.: 64.5 x 54.5 cm –25 x 21.2 inches.
Image app.: 57 x 49 cm - 22.5x 19.2 inches.
Condition: This very interesting map is in overall very good condition, with the original fold as published. The verso is blank.

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Explore the beauty and intricacies of Germany's waterways through these remarkable historical pieces.