Amsterdam, Theodorus and Cornelis III Danckerts(?), ca. 1706 (dated maps 1694-1706
Danckerts, Allard, Visscher, De Wit, Mortier And Others
A splendid composite atlas in a beautiful and well-balanced colouring, probably from a single professional workshop. Imperial folio (53.5 x 33.5 cm). Modern maroon sheepskin, printed “marbled”-paper sides. Composite atlas, with an engraved title-page, 43 double-page engraved maps and 4 double-page engraved tables, all beautifully coloured in a consistent and balanced manner by a contemporary hand, probably in the workshop of the publisher. With maps by Johannes, Justus, Theodorus and Cornelis III Danckerts, Carel and Abraham Allard, Nicolaas Visscher I & II, Frederik de Wit, Pieter Mortier, Caspar Specht and even Alexis-Hubert Jaillot in Paris.