1680 – F. de Wit – Nova et Accurata totius EUROPAE
Title: “Nova et Accurata totius EUROPAE Descriptio Authore Frederico de Wit Amstelodami”
Very decorative general map of Europe richly ornamented with small compass rose and Europa shown riding Zeus in the form of a bull, and several putti holding the title banner aloft.
Cartographer: Frederick de Wit (1630 – 1706)
Sheet size: 64 x 54 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Very good original condition! Hand coloring. Middle fold as issued. Professionally framed (size 81 x 72 cm), but on request can be sold without the frame. Was not examined out of frame.
This is a genuine antique map published in 1680 and not a modern copy or reprint!