1712 – J. B. Homann – Magnae Britannia
Title: “Magna Britannia complectens Angliae, Scotiae et Hiberniae Regna.”
Very decorative map of the British Isles, with spectacular large format cartouche, coat of arms and an allegorical representation of Europe resting on a globe. Map comes from Homann’s Atlas “Novus Terrarum”.
Cartographer: Johann Baptist Homann (1664-1724)
Sheet size: 60 x 51 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Good condition. Heavy paper. Verso reinforcement around margins (map was in the frame before).
This is a genuine antique map published in 1712 and not a modern copy or reprint!