1740 – H. Homann – Ducatuum Livoniae et Curlandiae
Title: “Ducatuum Livoniae et Curlandiae cum Vicinis Insulis”
Beautiful map of Estonia and Latvia with the islands of Saaremaa and Hiiumaa. Very detailed with all major cities and rivers. With a beautiful, skillful finished title cartouche to the upper left, as well as a cartouche with a mileage scale to the lower right. Taken from the “”Atlas Novus Terrarum”” published in Nuremberg in 1740.
Cartographer: Johann Baptist Homann (1664-1724)
Sheet size: 53,3 x 60,4 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Excellent condition with striking old colours.
This is a genuine antique map published in 1740 and not a modern copy or reprint!