Flanders Holland Belgium Low Countries w/ cartouche 1704 old antique folio mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carte du Comte de Flandre
Dressee sur differens marceaux levez sur les lieux
fixez par les Observations Astronomiques.
(Holland / Netherlands / Flanders)
Issued Paris, c.1704 by G. De L'isle. Engraved by Liebans et fils.
Lovely early 18th century antique engraved map with original outline hand color. Large pictorial cartouche lower right depicts gods and objects, distance scale lower left set within a banner.
In near VG or better condition, minor light surface age wear and toning as typical, some faint minor foxing in the blank margins, overall the image is clean, well preserved and very attractive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 26 1/4" x 20"
Engraved area measures c. 25" x 19"
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 1, p. 353.