Auction 100, Lot 317

"Naerden [on sheet with] Weesp [and] Muyden [and] 't Huys te Muyden", Blaeu, Johannes

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1652 (circa)

Publication: Toonneel der Steden

Color: Hand Color

Size:
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Three maps and one view set on a full double-page folio sheet from this beautiful atlas. Each map is approximately 9 x 6" and presents a bird's-eye view showing the city and surrounding fields (complete with tiny farm animals). Each map has a decorative title cartouche and the coat of arms. The view is a lovely depiction of the castle at Muiden.

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Condition: A

Minor marginal faults, all well away from images. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.

Estimate: $180 - $200

Sold for: $425

Closed on 9/12/2002

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