1747 Bowen Map of Southwest Germany with France and Luxemburg

1747 Bowen Map of Southwest Germany with France and Luxemburg. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS – NOT REPRODUCTIONS JOIN OUR WEEKLY MAILING LIST FOR NEWEST STOCK. Title: A New and Accurate Map of the South West part of Germany. Comprehending the Archbishoprics of Mentz and Treves, the Electoral Palat, of the Rhine, Duchy of Wirtemberg, Franconia, Swabia, Alsace, Lorrain etc. ¬â Description: This is beautiful 1747 map of the southwestern part of Germany by the British cartographer Emanuel Bowen. It covers the southwestern parts of Germany along with parts of modern day France and Luxemburg. The Duchy of Luxemburg, Wirtember, Swabia, Alsee, Lorrain, Franconia, the Archbishoprics of Mentz and Treves, and the Bishoprics of Augsburg, Bamberg, etc. Cities of Luxemburg, Metz, Nancy, Strasbourg, Basel, Ulm, Baden, Mainz, etc. Includes the important mediaeval and renaissance center of Nuremburg. Today Franconia is a historic district and has been consolidated with Bavaria. The bottom half of the map includes a large inset detailing the’Exact plans of old and new Brisac or Brisach (Breisach), with their fortifications and places adjacent. Situated on the Rhine River Breisach changed hands between the French and Holy Roman Empires during the late 17th and early 18th centuries. The inset details forts and roads, with a reference along the right margin. New Brisach is detailed in a smaller inset above the title. Throughout the map notes several towns, cities, rivers, lakes, roads and a host of additional topographical features, with mountains beautifully rendered in profile. A beautiful title cartouche is included in the top right quadrant. This map was prepared by Emanuel Bowen as plate no. 16 for the 1747 issue of A Complete System of Geography. Size: Printed area measures 13 inches high by 9.5 inches wide. 1 – 10 days. If your address is a P. DHL International EXPRESS (45 USD). We can use your Federal Express Account. Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged. Some countries are duty free, others are not. Additional Services Conservation Framing Services: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper. Read about it here. We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration Services: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map. Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item “1747 Bowen Map of Southwest Germany with France and Luxemburg” is in sale since Thursday, July 19, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “geographicusmaps” and is located in 11221. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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