November 09, 2017 05:00 PM EST Asheville, North Carolina


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Montanus - Nova Virginiae Tabula, Hand Colored

Arnoldus Montanus (circa 1625-1683), and Jacob van Meurs; Nova Virginiae Tabula, 1671, black and white line engraving with hand color on laid paper, 11-1/2 x 14-1/8 in (plate), 12-1/4 x 14-3/4 in. (overall), unframed

Literature: Burden, Philip D., The Mapping of North America, no. 412; Verner Coolie, “Smith's Virginia and its Derivatives” in Tooley, R. V., The Mapping of America, derivative 8, state 1; Stephenson, Richard W. and Marianne M. McKee, Virginia in Maps, 31; Wooldridge, William C., Mapping Virginia, figure 40.

Provenance: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Proceeds to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund

Provenance:Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Proceeds to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund

Condition:

hand coloring possibly later, indistinct watermark, penciled inscription in margins and verso, restorations to top and bottom edges (visible verso), stray watercolor stains in lower left, handling grime

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$1,080
11/09/2017

 

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