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Antique map of Holland by Claes Janszoon Visscher


Stock number: 18738

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Cartographer

Claes Janszoon Visscher

Title

Comitatus Hollandia

First Published

Amsterdam, 1630

Size

46 x 55 cms

Technique

Copper engraving

Condition

excellent

Price

$ 27,500.00




Description

Fifth copy known. The rarest and most decorative of all printed maps of Holland, of which only four copies are recorded. Very decorative borders. The author is unknown, presumably Claes Jansz Visscher.

3rd state with address of Frederick de Wit.

References:
Blonk 'Hollandia Comitatus', Map 54, State 3.
Schilder 'Monumenta Cartographica Neerlandica', Vol. VI, map 74, State 3.



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