Item #M8691 Carte de la Crimee Levee pendant la derniere guerre de 1772. Jan Hendrik van Kinsbergen.

Carte de la Crimee Levee pendant la derniere guerre de 1772...

Germany: 1776. Notes: Handsome large scale wall-map of the Crimean region, with fine details of cities, rivers, mountain ranges, roads, and coastal harbors, as indicated by Dutch naval officer and cartographer Jan Hendrick van Kinsbergen. The map is scarce, especially in such a superb condition. One of the most important maps of the Ukraine/ Crimea.

Van Kinsbergen (1735 – 1819), or Count of Doggersbank, was a brilliant Dutch naval officer who served both the Russian Court and the Dutch Republic, whose leadership and skill would win numerous naval victories for both governments, ultimately becoming a naval hero. Having had a good scientific education, Van Kinsbergen was a proponent of fleet modernization and wrote many books about naval organization, discipline and tactics.

This work is engraved by Daniel Berger (1744 - 1825) and painted by Blaise Nicholas Le Sueur (1716–1783), two notable German engravers and painters of their time. , Size : 800x902 (mm), 31.50x35.51 (Inches), Coloring: Hand Colored, Category: Maps Europe Ukraine; Maps Russia; Maps Wall Maps;. Very Good, laid down on acid free tissue paper for long term preservation. Item #M8691

Notes: Handsome large scale wall-map of the Crimean region, with fine details of cities, rivers, mountain ranges, roads, and coastal harbors, as indicated by Dutch naval officer and cartographer Jan Hendrick van Kinsbergen. The map is scarce, especially in such a superb condition. One of the most important maps of the Ukraine/ Crimea.

Van Kinsbergen (1735 – 1819), or Count of Doggersbank, was a brilliant Dutch naval officer who served both the Russian Court and the Dutch Republic, whose leadership and skill would win numerous naval victories for both governments, ultimately becoming a naval hero. Having had a good scientific education, Van Kinsbergen was a proponent of fleet modernization and wrote many books about naval organization, discipline and tactics.

This work is engraved by Daniel Berger (1744 - 1825) and painted by Blaise Nicholas Le Sueur (1716–1783), two notable German engravers and painters of their time. , Size : 800x902 (mm), 31.50x35.51 (Inches), Coloring: Hand Colored, Category: Maps Europe Ukraine; Maps Russia; Maps Wall Maps;.

Price: $7,500.00

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