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Auction 94, Lot 273

"A New Map of the United Provinces, Comprehending Holland, Zealand, Utrecht, Gelders, Overyssel, Friesland and Groningen…", Cary, John

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1799 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

20.2 x 17.9 inches
51.3 x 45.5 cm
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Finely detailed map of the Netherlands showing the parcels or 'kavels' of land which were created by draining shallow lakes and sea inlets to produce farm land, called 'polder'.


Condition: A+

Lovely original pastel coloring.

Estimate: $140 - $180

Sold for: $110

Closed on 3/7/2001