Auction 103, Lot 286

"De Zee Custen van Ruslandt, Laplant, Finmarcken, Spitsbergen en Nova Zemla", Goos, Pieter

Subject: Barents Sea

Period: 1680 (circa)

Publication: Zee Atlas

Color: Hand Color

21.5 x 17.5 inches
54.6 x 44.5 cm

Fine sea chart of the Barents Sea covering the coastline from northern Norway to Nova Zemla and including Spitsbergen. The map incorporates a large inset of Archangel and is decorated with a figurative title cartouche, compass rose and rhumb lines.


Condition: B

Pleasant outline coloring with fully colored cartouches. Tissue reinforced centerfold. Narrow, but adequate, margins with edges slightly chipped.

Estimate: $350 - $450

Sold for: $450

Closed on 6/11/2003