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Van Keulen’s Chart of the Thames & East Anglia

SKU: 8243

Van Keulen’s Chart of the Thames & East Anglia

Date of publication:

  • c.1750
  • Printed Measurement:

  • 52 x 59.5 cm
  • Colour:

  • black and white
  • Afteekening van de Rivier van London of River Thames [on sheet with] Afteekening van de Iarmouthse Banken geleegen voor Iarmouth Aan de Oost Kust van Engeland in de Noord Zee

    Van Keulen’s chart of the Thames Estuary and the Norfolk coast, around Yarmouth, appeared in various editions of Part II of the Zee-Fakkel. Sets of charts were sometimes made up for particular customers; Shirley describes an atlas of this kind, containing an example of our chart, which was specially arranged for navigation in British waters c. 1730. Read more

    Condition & Materials

    Copper engraving, 52 x 59.5 cm, two engraved charts on one sheet, some spotting and foxing, black and white, blank verso.


    Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici, Van Keulen #279 in, for example, Keu 75A; Shirley, Maps in the Atlases of the British Library, M.Keu-2k, M.Keu-2l. Read less