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Auction 100, Lot 318

"Descriptio Frisiae sub Francorum reditum…", Alting, Mensone

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1725 (published)


Color: Hand Color

16.5 x 12.5 inches
41.9 x 31.8 cm
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Lovely map of ancient Holland. The Zuthera Zea is still enclosed and a great portion of the country is covered with swamps and forests. Several settlements are named and major rivers are shown. The pictorial title cartouche features a river god and a merman.


Condition: B

A bit of very light and insignificant foxing.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $150

Closed on 9/12/2002