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- Published: G. Bodenehr , Augsburg
- Published date: 1704
- Type: Antique Map, map
- Technique: Copper engraving / Uncolored
- Category: Augsburg
- Issue date: 1704-20
- Size: 167 by 260mm (6 by 10 inches).
- Stock number: 28543
- Condition: In very good condition. 167 by 260mm (6 by 10 inches).
Article descriptionOriginal antique copper engraving, uncolored as published. Very detailed plan of the bavarian city Augsburg. On the top of plan is the title engraved: "AUGUSTA VINDELICORUM. AVGSPVRG." At the lower left is the cartouche with the inscription and signature: "Gabriel Bodenehr Calcogr. Fecit et excudit." This fine engraving was published in Gabriel Bodenehr's famous serious "Europeans Macht und Pracht", a series of engravings depicting city views, plans, fortresses and castles in Europe. Many plates often are showing fortifications in Hungary and Southeast Europe, Spain, Belgium, Austria and Germany. Gabriel Bodenehr was during this period a successful publisher for maps and prints in Augsburg in Southern Germany. Gabriel Bodenehr the Elder (1664-1758 or 1673-1765) was a German map maker and member of a famous engraver and publisher family of Augsburg. His main work was "Atlas Curieux" first published 1704. He was the son of Johann Georg Bodenehr (1631-1703). Gabriel's son was Gabriel Bodenehr the Younger (1705–1792).
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