Original antique copper engraving. Hand coloured.
“A New and Correct map of the SEVEN UNITED PROVINCES. Drawn from the most approved Maps and Charts, the whole being regulated by Astonomical Observations By Eman Bowen.”
Title in cartouche top left in the engraving, between a male and female citizen and symbols for trade and sailing.
From: Rapin’s History.
Published in London circa 1750 for Mr. Tindal.
Format engraving 34,5 x 42,5 cm. (13,6 x 16,7 inches.)
Collectors guide for the African continent, ( blz 31 )
Emanuel Bowen was engraver, chart and printseller for King Georg II and King Louis XV of France.. He worked from 1714 till 1767.