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Austria.- Grimm (Maximilian von) Grundriss der Kl: Kl: Haupt und Residenzstadt Wien mit ihren Vorstadten nach den Neuen Hausnumern 1797 / Plan de la Ville de Vienne et de ses Fouxbourgs avec le Denombrement des Maisons Fait en 1797, impressive large-scale map of Vienna, centred on the the "Innere Stadt" with the principal imperial palace of the Habsburg dynasty, The Hofburg, with title cartouche decorated with allegorical figures in the lower left corner, and detailed key in the lower right, engraving with some hand-colouring, split into two sections, total approx. 1365 x 1375 mm. (53 3/4 x 54 1/8 in), dissected and mounted on linen, folding with decorative engraved labels to ends, some minor offsetting, surface dirt and light abrasions, folding into contemporary straight-grain morocco book-style slip-case, spine gilt with coat of arms of the library of King Louis-Philippe I of France, worn, 4to, published by Artaria et Comp., Vienna, 1797.

⁂ First edition of the great Vienna plan by Maximilan von Grimm.

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Austria.- Grimm (Maximilian von) Grundriss der Kl: Kl:

Estimate £1,000 - £1,500Oct 11, 2018
London, UK
Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Max Hasler
Modern First Editions and 20th Century Literature