Mapping Modernity

15. Hoogheemraadschap

31 October 2023

Schieland Water Board

This art deco colour lithograph in four sheets celebrates this Water Board’s 650th anniversary. The cover area and surface
measurements of the polders are shown on the map, as well as the mills and pumping stations. Note the funny fake family crests on the left.

P.W. van Baarsel, Hoogheemraadschap - Schieland, Rotterdam 1928. Coll. S/T V.15, 128 x 160.5 cm.