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Auction 153, Lot 474

"The Seven United Provinces, Comprehending Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht, Gelders, Over-Yssel, Frieseland and Groningen; with the Land of Drent; Also Dutch Flanders and Dutch Brabant", Sayer, Robert

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1788 (dated)

Publication: A General Atlas

Color: Hand Color

22.7 x 18.8 inches
57.7 x 47.8 cm

This densely engraved map of the Netherlands extends south to Antwerp, Belgium and east to Duisburg, Germany. Towns, roads, political boundaries, rivers, marshes, and sand banks are all shown in great detail. The North Sea is also labeled the German Ocean.


Condition: B+

A fine impression on watermarked paper with an archivally repaired centerfold separation that enters 4" into map at bottom. There are additional archival repairs to some small chips and tears in the bottom blank margin.

Estimate: $250 - $325


Closed on 5/20/2015