Van Keulen’s Map of the Orkneys

£650.00

Nieuwe Pascaert, van de Orcades Eylanden

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Quick Description

Title

Van Keulen’s Orkney’s

Mapmaker(s)

KEULEN, Joannes van

Place of publication

Amsterdam

Date of publication

c.1695

Printed Area Measurements

51 x 59.5 cm

Colour

original

Full Description

Copper engraving, 51 x 59.5 cm, original hand-colour, slight oxidisation and a couple of trivial spots but generally a clean, bright example; blank verso. The chart has been numbered 57 in a contemporary hand, which corresponds with the map’s position in the 1695 edition of the Zee-Atlas.
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