SCANDINAVIA COMPLECTENS SUECIAE DANIAE & NORVEGIAE REGNA EX TABULIS.

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Johann Baptist Homann


Scandinavia complectens Sueciae Daniae & Norvegiae Regna ex Tabulis.

Copper plate engraving handcolored, c.1730.
Image size 19 1/8 x 22 1/2" (486 x 570 mm) plus margins.
Good condition and color.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 15616
Price: $650.00
Publisher : Published by J. B. Homann/ Homann heirs, Nuremberg.
Homan was a German engraver and publisher who established himself and his family in Nuremberg in 1702. He published his first atlas, "Atlas Novus" in 1707, and in recognition of this achievement, he was elected to the Berlin Academy of Sciences. In 1715 Homann was appointed Geographer to the Emperor. Homann died in 1724 and his business was continued by his family under the name Homann's Heirs into the late 18th century. Homann's map are generally finely engraved Maps

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