Auction 125, Lot 521

"Naauwkeurige Kaart van het Oude Nederland en eenige aangrenzende Gewesten", Tirion, Isaac

Subject: Low Countries

Period: 1760 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

13.6 x 11.2 inches
34.5 x 28.4 cm

Precise map of the Old Netherlands and adjacent territories. The map depicts the land of the Batavians, who were thought to be a very developed tribe inhabiting parts of the Rhine delta in Roman times. Large title cartouche featuring an agricultural view and weaponry.


Condition: A

Issued folded, now flatted. There is a sound, old repair in the blank margin.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $100

Closed on 9/24/2008