Sale 503 Lot 6

* SPEED, John (1552-1629)
Holy Iland / Garnsey / Farne / Iarsey.[London,] 1610 [but 1676].

Hand-colored engraved map of Holy Island and Lindisfarne off the Northumberland Coast, and Guernsey and Jersey, image 384 x 510 mm (418 x 533 mm sheet) framed. Decorative cartouche with cherubs, decorative border separating maps, each map with a compass rose, English text on verso. (Small rust-hole in lower margin.) Later issue, with the imprint of Bassett and Chiswell in the cartouche indicating it was printed in 1676.


Estimate $ 500-700

Property from the Collection of David Haney, Peoria, Illinois







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