Holland Dutch Wadden Islands Texel Flie Netherlands 1760 Bellin mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Carte des Entrees de Texel et de Flie.
(Europe, Low Countries, Netherlands, Holland, Wadden Islands, Texel, Flie).
Issued 1760, Paris by Bellin.
Mid 18th century engraved map with a pleasing, strong impression.
Some interior terrain is shown, fortifications, sounding depths, shoals and rhumb lines all create a fine cartographic appearance. Title in scroll cartouche with distance scale.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 12 3/4" H x 18" W.
Engraved area measures c. 9" H x 13" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol.1.