GOUVERNEMENT DES ETATS DES SEPT PROVINCES UNIES.

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Henri Chatelain


Gouvernement des Etats des Sept Provinces Unies.

Copper plate engraving printed on fine laid paper, 1721
13 1/4 x 17 3/8" (337 x 442 mm) plus wide margins.
Good condition. Black and white.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 36606
Price: $95.00
Publisher : Published in Amsterdam by L’Honore & Chatelain.
This impressive plate is a wonderful example of Chatelain’s elegant engravings. Included in the 1721 edition of Atlas Historique, published by Chatelain in Amsterdam, this large sheet is the forty-second illustration in volume one. This decorative plate provides a detailed description of the infrastructure of the Dutch government, including the government of the separate provinces and the government of the state. The plate is adorned with a set of finely drawn images depicting the various offices of government. Highly decorative, this impressive engraving provides a wealth of information in a meticulous yet beautiful manner, and is a wonderful example of Chatelain’s superior engravings. Maps

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