Auction 148, Lot 503

"De Uytrechtze Poort", Commelin, Isaac

Subject: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Period: 1690 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

13.4 x 10.4 inches
34 x 26.4 cm

This copper engraved view shows one of the major gates into the old city of Amsterdam. The scene is filled with activity as a crowd enters into the city. A bridge spans a canal and two windmills appear in the distance. The title is on a ribbon-style cartouche.


Condition: A

Attractive color on watermarked paper with some marginal soiling and damp stains at the top corners that do not enter into image.

Estimate: $160 - $190

Sold for: $50

Closed on 2/19/2014