By: Johannes Janssonius
Date: 1641 / 1658 (published ) Amsterdam
Dimensions: 17.7 x 21.5 inches (45 x 54.5 cm)
Oriented with northwest at the top, this exceptionally engraved and colored map displays the area of Holland between Amsterdam and The Hague (s’Gravenhagen), including the North Sea coast, Haarlem, Leyden, Gouda, and Montfoort. Street plans of towns are shown in detail. Individual fields and polders are named throughout.
Condition: Upper left and right corners torn in area far above margin. Some light water staining in upper corners, also far outside margin. There is also a small area where oxidation of the green pigment has broken through the paper. Superb original color.
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