Braun, G. & F. Hogenberg: Freti Danici or sundt accuratiss delineatio

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Description

Georg Braun (1541-1622) & Frans Hogenberg (1535-1590)

“ Freti Danici or sundt accuratiss delineatio ”

Bird-eye-view of Öresund from the late 16th century or early 17th century. Hand coloured engraving by Braun & Hogenberg

Condition of the map is good. Öresund is the sea border between Danmark and Sweden. In the engraving there are visible such cities as Helsingborg, Helsingör, Landskrona and Malmö and the castle of Kronborg.

Latin text on the back.

Year of printing 1590-1610
Place of printing
Technique kuparipiirros / kopparstick / copper engraving
Illustrations käsin väritetty / handkolorerade / hand coloured
Dimensions 33 x 47,5 cm
Condition 3
Condition explanations (5) Mint, (4) Very good, (3) Good, (2) Fair, (1) Poor