1730 – J. B. Homann – Scandinavia
Title: “Scandinavia complectens Sueciae Daniae & Norvegiae Regna ex Tabulis”
Highly detailed map of Scandinavia, including the Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and northeastern part of Russia. Very decorative title cartouche presents the portrait of the King of Sweden – Charles XII and features a herald, putti, angels, a lion, royal coat-of-arms.
The map comes from the Johann Baptist Homann atlas “Atlas Novus Terrarum Orbis Imperia…“ published in Nuremberg 1730.
Cartographer: Johann Baptist Homann (1664-1724)
Sheet size: 51,6 x 60,5 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Very good condition. Contemporary hand coloring.
This is an original antique map published in 1730 and NOT a modern copy or reprint
On your request I will provide a Certificate of Authenticity