Auction 114, Lot 387

"Noordt Hollandt", Wit, Frederick de

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1680 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.5 x 17.7 inches
54.6 x 45 cm

Superb map of the region including Amsterdam, Hoorn, Enkhuizen, and Alkmaar. The map is oriented with west at top. The surrounding seas are filled with dozens of various sailing vessels and the interior is filled with a meticulous portrayal of the canals, dykes and polders.

References:

Condition: A

Nice original color with a bit of light surface soil and faint foxing. Old repair in bottom margin. Overall very good.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $375

Closed on 3/1/2006

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