Rare Antique Map-Ancient city of Hunsow-Drenthe-van der Scheer-1847



Scarse map of an ancient mysterious city in Drenthe. It is now assumed it never existed.

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‘Plattegrond van Hunsow.

From: ‘Drenthe in vlugtige en losse omtrekken geschetst, door Drie Podagristen.’, published in two volumes in the period 1842-1847, in Koevorden by D.H. van der Scheer. This is a scarse travel account promoting this Province of The Netherlands. The authors of this work (Drie podagristen was their pseudonym) were Dubbeld Hemsing van der Scheer (1791-1859), Harm Boom (1810-1885) and Alexander Lodewijk Lesturgeon (1815-1878). This map was part of the second volume.

Lithograph by J. de Lange in Deventer.

Medium: lithograph on a thin wove type paper. Original folding. Some paper separation at folds. Narrow left bottom margin as published. General age related toning. Please study scans carefully.

Size: Sheet 21 x 28 cm; image 18,5 x 25 cm.



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