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Lot 0007 Details

  • Title/Content of Map: 1680 de Wit Map of the Netherlands -- Comitatus Hollandiae Tabula Pluribus Locis Recens Emendata a Frederico de Wit
  • Cartographer: F de Wit
  • Year/Place: 1680, Amsterdam
  • Size: 18.2 X 21.9 in.

    This quite decorative map shows Utrecht and parts of Friesland and Brabant with their coasts -- today's Netherlands. much detail is offered including canals, roads, polders, marshes, and villages and major cities including Amsterdam. The West Frisian Islands are shown in an inset. Compass roses orient north to the right and a variety of sailing vessels fill the seas. A host of mermen pull a sea chariot with the Dutch coat of arms and a pair of surveyors decorate the scale cartouche at bottom. Visscher issued in contemporary period a very similar map.

    Reserve: $300.00

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  • Condition
    Very Good. Nice strike on laid paper. Very slight toning. Slight staining and a few mostly marginal foxing spots. A few splits and chips in the margins. Issued centerfold. Hand colored.
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    1680 de Wit Map of the Netherlands -- Comitatus

    Estimate $350 - $400May 26, 2020
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    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
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