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MEU 006 Partie Septentrionale de l’Angleterre

by on May.20, 2009, under British Isles, Europe

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Carte réduite des Iles Britanniques , Seconde feuille. Partie Septentrionale de  l’Angleterre

Antique engraved chart and map, showing Northern and Central England and Southernmost Scotland and part of Ireland (sheet 2 of an even larger whole).. Rhumb lines and. soundings and sandbanks in the sea areas. On land counties and larger towns are shown. Decorative cartouche. By Jacques Nicolas Bellin, from his Atlas Hydrographique Français, Paris 1756-65.  Uncoloured. 

 

555 x 853 mm (22 x 34 in).

 

Fine impression in excellent condition.                                                      A$475

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MEU 069 Pascaert van de Westkust van Schotlant

by on Apr.30, 2009, under British Isles, Europe

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meu-069-lewis-etc-cartouche

Pascaert van de Westkust van Schotlant

 

Antique engraved chart (with the south at the top) of the the Scottish islands of Lewis and St Kilda and part of west coast of Scotland showing depths, shoals and sandbanks; with rhumb lines, compass roses, a ship and two sea monsters. Elaborate cartouche with cartographers with their instruments and a star chart.  By Johannes van Keulen, 1682; map 18 from “De Groote Nieuwe Vermeerderde Zee-Atlas ofte Water-Waereld, Vertoonende in zig alle Zee-Kusten des Aardryks….” Amsterdam, [1712]  

 

500x580mm

 

Fine original hand colour.  Very good condition, slight offsetting.            A$1350

 

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MEU 006 Partie Septentrionale de l’Angleterre

by on Apr.23, 2009, under British Isles, Europe

 

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Carte réduite des Iles Britanniques , Seconde feuille. Partie Septentrionale de  l’Angleterre

Antique engraved chart and map, showing Northern and Central England and Southernmost Scotland and part of Ireland (sheet 2 of an even larger whole).. Rhumb lines and. soundings and sandbanks in the sea areas. On land counties and larger towns are shown. Decorative cartouche. By Jacques Nicolas Bellin, from his Atlas Hydrographique Français, Paris 1756-65.  Uncoloured. 

 

555 x 853 mm (22 x 34 in).

 

Fine impression in excellent condition.                                                      A$475

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