Auction 99, Lot 357

"Hollandia qua olim Batavia antiqua Catthorum sedes, undigue sere cingitur Mari…", Quad, Matthias von Kinckelbach

Subject: Netherlands

Period: 1600 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
10.5 x 7.2 inches
26.7 x 18.3 cm

A nice map of the western half of the Netherlands, including the Province of Friesland. The map is oriented with north to the right. The stippled sea is filled with several types of sailing ships and the map is embellished with a strapwork title cartouche and decorative distance scale.

References:

Condition: A

Expert repair of centerfold. Two tiny rust marks on centerfold, still very good.

Estimate: $475 - $550

Sold for: $350

Closed on 6/12/2002

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