CAPE TOWN NIEUWE KAART VAN DE KAAP DER GOEDE HOOPE
Very attractive and uncommon map of the Cape from False Bay to St Heleens Bay, including the towns of Fransche Hoek and Stellenbosch.
Good original colour.
Very good condition.
References: Koeman 3, Tir 4-6 (94);.
Publication: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand-Atlas,
code : M1401
Cartographer : Isaac TIRION
Date : 1763 Amsterdam
Size : 33*23cms
availability : Available
Price : £245
Isaac Tirion (c.1705-c.1769) was born in Utrecht. He became a prominent bookseller and publisher with premises on the ‘Kalverstraat’ in Amsterdam and was also to become a member of the board of the booksellers’ guild. He was responsible for a large number of atlases and books with maps.