1655 – N. Sanson – Germano-Sarmatia
Title: “Germano-Sarmatia in qua Populi maiores Venedi et Aetiaei Peucini et Bastarnae in minores Populos divisi ad hodiernam locorum et Regionum. “
Fine map of ancient Poland and the whole of Eastern Europe, showing part of the Baltic and Gulf of Riga, including the modern countries of Poland, Lithuania, Ukraine and Latvia. This edition carries the date 1655, and was engraved by J.Somer.
Cartographer: Nicolas Sanson (1600 – 1667)
Sheet size: 56,0 x 43,3 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Centrefold as issued, lower right and left corners browned and restored (does not affect the map).
Right side restored split (not visible from front view), paper age-toned as usual. Wide margins.
This is a genuine antique map published in 1655 and not a modern copy or reprint!