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


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Pieter van der Aa - Virginie, 1707

Pieter van der Aa (1659 - 1733), t'Noorder Gedeelte van Virginie, door Bartholomeus Gosnol en Martin Pringe, uyt Engeland bevaaren, 1707 from Naaukeurige versameling der GedenkWaardigste, black and white line engraving, 5-7/8 x 8-7/8 in. (lines), 7 x 11-5/8 in. (overall); unframed

Notes: 
This copy of the map was published in William C. Wooldridge, Mapping Virginia, figure 24, pp. 29-30 .

Literature: Verner, Coolie, “The Printed Maps of Virginia” (unpublished microfilmed manuscript), gives several dates for the map, but the multivolume collection of voyages in which the map appeared carries the 1707 date.

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

Provenance:Collection of William C. Wooldridge; Collection of the Virginia Cartographical Society, LC; deaccessioned by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia with all proceeds to benefit the Collections Acquisitions Fund.

Condition:

water stain confined to lower right margin, minor page transfer, inscription in margins

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$360
11/09/2017

 

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