Auction 136, Lot 512

"Die Zyp", Langenes, Barent

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1598 (published)

Publication: Caert-Thresoor

Color: Hand Color

5 x 3.8 inches
12.7 x 9.7 cm

This tiny map depicts the Zijpe, a polder in the northern part of the Dutch province of North Holland. It was published by Cornelius Claesz and printed by Langenes in the first edition of the popular Map-treasury. Dutch text on verso.

References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 80-82.

Condition: B+

Nice impression with some light soil.

Estimate: $110 - $150

Sold for: $85

Closed on 6/1/2011