Catalog Archive
Auction 173, Lot 210

"Kaart van Fransch Guijane, met een Gedeelte van Hollandsch Guijane...", Bachiene, Willem Albert

Subject: Suriname & French Guiana

Period: 1785 (circa)

Publication: Atlas tot Opheldering der Hedendaagsche Historie…

Color: Hand Color

8.9 x 12.4 inches
22.6 x 31.5 cm

Attractive map of French Guyana and part of present-day Suriname, extending to New Amsterdam along the Suriname River. Based on the cartography of Emanuel Bowen and ornamented with an architectural-style title cartouche.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.BACH-3a.

Condition: A

A crisp impression on paper with a Strasburg Lily watermark and light toning along the edges of the sheet.

Estimate: $80 - $95


Closed on 6/5/2019