English coast, Hull to Yarnmouth
Charting at its best
Date of first edition: 1697 – 1709
Date of this map: 1697 – 1709
Dimensions (not including margins): 51,8 x 58,5
Dimensions (with margins): 53,5 x 60 cm
Condition: Good. Strong copper impression on paper and narrow margins. Slight age-toning and repair top right. Centrefold as published but now flattened.
Condition rating: A
From: De Nieuwe Groote Lichtende Zee-Fakkel, 1697-1709, Chart No. 22, Amsterdam
Coast of England from Hull and Boston to Yarnmouth and Norwich
Full title: ‘Pas-caert Vande Zee-custen van Engeland Van Orfordnes tot een Flamborger Hooft’- with a cartouche at centre left with farmers herding and shearing sheep, and the impressum: ‘t’Amsterdam By Joannes van Keulen …
Typical van Keulen chart with many rhumb lines and indication of sandbanks, and water depth.
Center right a superb cartouche with three figures in rural setting.
Thames estuaryby Johannes van KeulenPrice (without VAT, possibly to be added): €900,00 / $999,00 / £801,00
Inset map: Paskaertje van de Rivier van Londen van Gravesendt, en’t N. Blockhous tot Londen
Chart of the British Islesby Johannes van LoonPrice (without VAT, possibly to be added): €1 850,00 / $2 053,50 / £1 646,50
Rare and exceptional map