"Nouvelle Carte des Dix-Sept Provinces des Pays-Bas", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Subject: Belgium and The Netherlands
Period: 1720 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22 x 18 inches
55.9 x 45.7 cm
Fascinating chart of the Low Countries depicting the various battles, both land and sea, between the late 1500's to the early 1700's. There are numerous sea battles shown and in the interior. All the major fortified cities are graphically depicted with notations of battle dates. Large inset of the English Channel features more sea battles and the cartouche containing the arms of the provinces. A splendid chart providing a synopsis of history.