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


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

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Literature: Verner, Coolie, “The Printed Maps of Virginia” (unpublished microfilmed manuscript), gives several dates for the map, but the multivolume collection of voyages in which the map appeared carries the 1707 date.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


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

Estimate: $200 - $400
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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