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AN ANTIQUE MAP, "Accurata Scaniæ, Belkingiæ et Hallandiæ," AMSTERDAM, CIRCA 1680,

hand colored engraving on paper, published by Frederick de Wit (1629/30-1706), a figural title cartouche unfurled by cherubs, a distance scale upheld on a tablet by a cherub seated on a plateau, including one compass rose, showing major cities, towns, villages, major waterways, and  with view of Gottiæ and Holland lower right hung with beribboned evergreen garland, "Cum Privilegio Potentiss D.D. Ordinum Hollandiae et Westfrisiae." 19 3/4" x 23 1/4"

Provenance:Property from a Corporate Art Collection.

Condition:

Unstable hand coloring, staining, yellowing, joined paper, expected wear, but overall in good to very good condition, wear commensurate with age.

Estimate: $400 - $600
Price Realized
$275
02/16/2020

 

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