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Johanne Baptiste Homann:  Belgii Pars Septentrionalis communi nomine Vulgo Hollandia…[Inset Views of New Amsterdam (New York City) & Batavia and Maps of NE United States and SE Asia]

Maps of the Northeast (New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey)


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Title: Belgii Pars Septentrionalis communi nomine Vulgo Hollandia…[Inset Views of New Amsterdam (New York City) & Batavia and Maps of NE United States and SE Asia]

Map Maker: Johanne Baptiste Homann

Place / Date: Nuremberg / 1703

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 22 x 19 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $750.00

Inventory ID: 51163


Description:

Nice dark impression of Homann's map of the Low Countries, with large inset maps of the Northeastern US (from the Chesapeake to Massachusetts) and Southeast Asia and vignette views of New Amsterdam (New York City) and Batavia.

A highly detailed map of the Low Countries, celebrating the Dutch Colonial controls over New York and the northeastern United States and of Southeast Asia, at the height of its trading strength.  Shows towns, rivers, lakes, islands, lowlands, canals, etc. Large decorative allegorical cartouche.

One of Homann's earliest maps and the only Homann map to include a view of New York City. 


Condition Description: Minor discoloration at centerfold and some foxing in inset.


Related Categories:
Maps of New England (Maine, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire)
Maps of the Northeast (New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey)
City Plans & Views of Eastern US Cities
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