"Naauwkeurige Kaart van het Oude Nederland en eenige aangrenzende Gewesten", Tirion, Isaac
Subject: Netherlands and Belgium
Period: 1760 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
13.6 x 11.2 inches
34.5 x 28.4 cm
Precise map of the Old Netherlands and adjacent territories. The map depicts the land of the "Batavians", who were thought to be a very developed people inhabiting parts of the Rhine delta in Roman times. Large title cartouche featuring an agricultural view and weaponry.
Paper added in margin at binding side well away from the platemark. Now with very wide margins.