De Zype

Collection: Nunley Sheet Map Collection

Title: De Zype

Alternative Title: Lacs de Hollande desseiches vulgairement appelle?s de Zype, Beemster, Purmer, Wormer & c

Barcode: 223

Creator: Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664

Printmaker: Keere, Pieter van den, 1571-approximately 1646

Publisher: Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664

Publishing Location: Amsterdam

Region Depicted: Schagen (Netherlands)

Date Range: 1622 - 1622

Date Produced: 1658

Date Published: 1658

Language: Dutch

Subjects: Keere, Pieter van den, 1571-approximately 1646 · Jansson, Jan, 1588-1664 · Schagen (Netherlands) · Polders · Reclamation of land

Map Type: Geographical

Dimensions: 5 maps on sheet 35 x 48 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Notes: One of five maps on one sheet. From: Nouvel Atlas ou Theatre du Monde, v. 2, part 2. Verso: Description in French

Brief Description: Map of the De Zype polder in the Schagen area of the Netherlands showing the land reclaimed through the use of dikes. Oriented with North to the right.

Physical Description: 5 maps on 1 sheet

Insets: Beemster, De Purmer, De Wormer, Caerte Van Waterland Vertonende de gelegentheyt der Meer en onloangs bedyckt als Buyckslooter Broecker en Belmer meer met de naes t'gelegen Steden tot Amsterdam by Ian Iansz

Theme: Dutch Golden Age (17th-18th Century)

Collection/Donor: Nunley

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