Platte Grond va de Fortresse Bourtange ten Jare 1742 Nauwkeurig opgenomen. te Amsterdam...

Covens and Mortier
Antique map of the Fort Bourtange, Groningen. Printed in Amsterdam by Covens & Mortier in 1742.

More details

Reference 11078

Sold

Description

Large impressive and rare plan of the fort Bourtange (Vestingdorp Bourtange) in Groningen by Covens & Mortier. With a decorative title cartouche, a figural decorated key and a compass rose.

Details

CartographerCovens and Mortier
TitlePlatte Grond va de Fortresse Bourtange ten Jare 1742 Nauwkeurig opgenomen. te Amsterdam By Covens en Mortier.
Publisher, YearCovens & Mortier, Amsterdam, 1742
Plate Size43.2 x 50.5 cm (17.0 x 19.9 inches)
Sheet Size53.0 x 67.5 cm (20.9 x 26.6 inches)

Condition

On heavy paper, strong and clear impression. Perfect conditions.

Cartographer

Pieter und David Mortier were booksellers in Paris and have published a wide range of geographical works. After Pieter's death, his widow continued the business until their son Cornelius took over. Cornelius started a partnership with his brother-in-law Johannes Covens and established the famous publishing house Covens and Mortier in Amsterdam. They have re-issued Atlases of Sanson, de l'Isle, Visscher and de Wit.

Images to Download

If you like to download the image of this map with a resolution of 1200 pixels, please follow the link below.

You can use this image for publication on your personal or commercial websites for free if you set a link to this website. If you need photographs with a higher resolution, please contact us.

Covens and Mortier: Platte Grond va de Fortresse Bourtange ten Jare 1742 Nauwkeurig opgenomen. te Amsterdam By Covens en Mortier..
Antique map of the Fort Bourtange, Groningen. Printed in Amsterdam by Covens & Mortier in 1742.

Netherlands - Covens and Mortier - Platte Grond va de Fortresse Bourtange ten...

Accept We use cookies to optimize and continuously improve our website. By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies. Further information on cookies can be found in our Privacy Statement.