Auction 97, Lot 327

"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.


Condition: A

Paper added in margin at binding side well away from the platemark. Now with very wide margins.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $150

Closed on 12/5/2001