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Auction 94, Lot 269

"A New Map of the Netherlands, or Low Countries, Showing their Principal Divisions, Cities, Towns, Rivers etc.", Wells, Edward

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1704 (published)


Color: Black & White

19 x 14.2 inches
48.3 x 36.1 cm
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Fine map of the region with good detail throughout. Interesting inset of the coast of Holland in ancient times. Richly decorated with a large title cartouche featuring a sailing ship and the coat of arms of the Duke of Glocester, to whom the map is dedicated.


Condition: A

Fine impression and condition except for a minor printer's crease along the centerfold.

Estimate: $200 - $230

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/7/2001