Auction 90, Lot 187

"Tabula Nova in qua accurate demonstratur tota Navigation ab Amsterlodami statione per Vada vulgo de Watter Hamburgum",

Subject: Northern Europe

Period: 1680 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.7 x 17.5 inches
50 x 44.5 cm

Two maps, one above the other, depicting the coast from 's-Gravenhage to the Elbe River. Small inset of Hamburg on the Elbe. Richly embellished with fleets of sailing ships, compass roses and cartouches with lovely original color. Split on bottom centerfold, just touching neatline, and closed with cello tape, else fine.

References:

Condition: A

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $230

Closed on 3/15/2000

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