Lot 6567
Spring Auction: Asian, Interiors, Books & Prints 2019
[ZEELAND] – “COMITATUS ZELANDIAE Nova descriptio Anno 1652”.

Handcol. engraved map with cartouche, compass-rose, profile view of Middelburg at top (“Middelburgum urbs comitatus Zelandiae [..]”, ca. 6 x 47 cm.) & 12 illustrations in outer parts (dep. i.a. local costumes and 4 small profile views of Goes, Reimerswaal, Tholen & Veere). (Published by N. Visscher, ca. 1652). Ca. 42,5 x 56,5 cm. Behind passepartout & framed (behind glass).

¶ Cf. Koeman III, pp. 161-162. Very rare edition (with the year “1652” engraved in the cartouche and without the profile views of i.a. Zierikzee & Vlissingen below the map which were added in the edition of 1657) of an attractive map of Zeeland published by Nicolaes Visscher (1618-1679) after his father Claes Jansz. Visscher (1587-1652). – Vertical fold in the middle (as publ.), small ticket (numbered “16” in black ink) mounted near the cartouche, partly foxed/ browned, but nevertheless in good condition (not examined out of frame).

€ 400,00
€ 600,00
€ 650,00

Hamerprijs: € 650