European Continent Frisland? c.1735 Macart miniature engraved map hand colorBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Europe, Continent, Iberia, British Isles, Holy Roman Empire, France, Italy, Ottoman Empire, Poland, Scandinavia).
Issued c. 1735-50, Paris. Engraved by Denise Macart.
Fine engraved map, with lovely hand color.
South of Iceland in the middle of the Atlantic is an unnamed mysterious partial island outline, likely alluding to the potential for Frisland.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Top blank margin trimmed close to lettering above neat line.
Sheet Measures c. 6 1/2" H x 8" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 5 1/2" H x 7" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3.