"Table des Pavillons, quil'on Arbore…", Danckerts, Cornelius
Subject: Marine Flags
Period: 1700 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
23.5 x 20 inches
59.7 x 50.8 cm
An interesting sheet with 139 marine flags, including the flags for Jerusalem and New England. A key in the bottom right shows the variation in engraved shading that indicates colors. Dutch title "Nieuwe Tafel van al de Zee Vaarende Vlagge des Weerelts."
Original color on a sheet with some short tears at the sides, some repaired with paper on the verso. The lower margin has been trimmed with some loss of neatline.