XVII Provinces des Pays Bas Holland Belgium Flanders 1714 Buffier antique mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Les XVII Provinces des Pays Bas.
(Low Countries, Nederland- Belgium, Flanders, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Holland).
Issued c.1714-15, Paris by Buffier. Likely engraved by D. Macquart.
Early 18th century antique engraved miniature map.
Clean dark impression, lower left corner blank margin trimmed into neat line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 8 3/8"H x 6 3/4"W.
Printed area measures c. 7"H x 5 1/2"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v.1.
van der Heijden, Old Maps of the Netherlands, vol.2, 243 (noting the different plates used, this example apparently the first plate)