Auction 93, Lot 234

"Tractus Rheni et Mosae totusa Vahalis a Rhenoberca Gorcomium…", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1650 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Black & White

Size:
19.5 x 15 inches
49.5 x 38.1 cm

Two very interesting maps within one border depicting the course of the Rijn, the Waal and the Maas rivers in an area know as "Betuwe". Shows all the villages, fortresses, cities and castles along the route from Arnhem to Rijnberck and Gorcum to Lobet. Three lovely cartouches including one with a farmer and his horses.

References:

Condition: A

Very crisp early impression on nicely toned paper.

Estimate: $650 - $700

Sold for: $375

Closed on 12/6/2000

Archived