Russia 1734 Original Copper Engraving Antique Map Homann
Title: Ingermanlandiae seu Ingriae novissima Tabula luci tradita MDCCXXXIV. Very detailed map with imposing title cartouches and panoramic view of Saint Petersburg. The region, known as Ingria, was annexed by Peter the Great in 1721 at the conclusion of the Great Northern War with Sweden. The region formed a protective land barrier around the city of St. Excellent detail of many small towns and villages, the River Neva, and the many small islands upon which St. Upper left is a large panoramic view of the city from the water, showing an apparently fictitious naval attack on the Peter and Paul Fortress. In the opposite corner is an elaborate title cartouche showing sea nymphs paying homage to Neptune. This is the second of two states of this map, with a notation in the bottom border indicating that longitude is measured from the Ferro meridian, 20 degrees west of Paris. Sheet size: 52,3 x 59,5 cm. Good, original, condition with contemporary coloring. Few small splits in margin. Original wax seal and title on verso. This is an original antique map published in 1796 and NOT a modern copy or reprint! Due to the age of this map some imperfections to be expected!
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The item "RUSSIA 1734 ORIGINAL COPPER ENGRAVING ANTIQUE MAP HOMANN" is in sale since Saturday, September 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps".lt" and is located in Kaunas, default. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Continent: Europe
- Era: 1700s
- Cartographer/Publisher: Johann Baptist Homann
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Original Reproduction Reprint: Original
- Publication Year: 1734
- Topic: Maps
- Format: Sheet Map
- Maker: Johann Baptist Homann
- Region: Saint Petersburg
- Features: Antique
- Type: Map
- Year: 1734
- Date Range: 1700-1799
- Country/Region: Estonia