Map of parts of Holland: the Hoekse Waard, Eiland van Dordrecht, Ijsselmonde with cities: Rotterdam and Dordrecht.
Made by C. van Baarsel after own design.
Medium: Etching / engraving on hand laid (verge) paper. Watermark: fragment of coat of arms.
Sheet size: 25.5 x 21.5 cm (10.04 x 8.46 inch). Image size: 21.5 x 16.1 cm. (8.46 x 6.34 inch).
Condition: very good, given age. Original folds as issued. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
HOEKSE WAARD-IJSSELMONDE-DORDRECHT | PCO-BOX1-OLLEFEN
From: ‘De Nederlandsche Stad-Dorp-Beschrijver […]’, by Ollefen & Bakker, published by H.A. Banse, 1793.
Biography engraver: Anna Catharina Brouwer (1772-) was a Dutch draugsman and engraver/etcher from Amsterdam. She pas probably the daughter of Cornelis Brouwer (c.1733-1803) and Johanna Vogelijn.
Biography artist: Author: Lieve van Ollefen (1749-1816) and R. Bakker (from vol. 5).