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1662 – J. Blaeu – Magni Ducatus Lithuaniae

Title:                      “Magni Ducatus Lithuaniae et Regionum Adiacentium exacta Descriptio . . . D.Nicolai Christopheri Radziwil . . .​”​

Description:
Rare map of Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Prussia, Belarus, Ukraine and Russia which first appeared in the 1662 edition of Blaeu’s Atlas Maior. This is Blaeu’s second map based upon Radizwill’s early map. The present edition is oriented with west at the top. Because the map appeared only in the very late editions of Blaeu’s Atlas Maior, it is very rare on the market.

Cartographer:      Willem Janszoon Blaeu (1570–1630)
Sheet size:           56,8 x 45,5 cm
Year:                     1662
Technique:           copper engraving

Condition:
Good condition, strong print and paper with watermark, few brownish areas, cracks and water stains. Center fold as published. Narrow lower margin.

This is a genuine antique map published in 1662 and not a modern copy or reprint!

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