LOT 906
SOLD €1800,00

[Delfland. Kruikius wall map] 'T Hooge Heemraedschap van Delflant,

met alle de steden, dorpen, ambachten, litmaten, polders, blocken, gehugten, buerten, hofsteden, woningen (...) daer in gelegen op voetmaet in kaert gebracht ao. MDCCXII. Wandkaart naar de cartografen Nicolaes en Jacob Kruikius [Cruquius], engraved by T. Doesburgh, L. van Ansé, Jan and Jacob Deur and P. Sluyter, the ornaments engraved by A. Houbraken, the 10 coats of arms of the dijkgraven engraved by P. Haringh, issued at Delft, 1712, bound as atlas with the title strip on 2 double-folio leaves, the (often lacking) scaled-down general map on one double-folio leave and the map itself on 25 double-folio leaves, bound in leather, ribbed and gilt back with title vignette, large folio (56 x 37 cm). Corners sl. bumped, exceptionally good copy.

Donkersloot-De Vrij 806. The splendidly detailed wall map - total dimensions ± 250 x 350 cm - is one of the absolute highlights of Dutch cartography.

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