c. 1645 – W. J. Blaeu – Prussia Accurate Descripta
Title: “Prussia Accurate Descripta a Gasparo Henneberg Erlichensi”
Exclusive map of Prussia including parts of Poland and Lithuania, based on the map of Gaspar Henneberg. A beautifully engraved two large decorative cartouches, coat of arms and 3 sailing ships.
Comes from the Latin version of “Theatrum Orbis Terrarum” published by Joan Blaeu.
Cartographer: Willem Janszoon Blaeu (1571 – 1638)
Leaf size: 55,3 x 42,4 cm
Year: c. 1645
Technique: copper engraving
Very good condition. Original hand coloring, exclusive edition – heightened with gold!
This is an original antique map published circa 1645 and not a modern copy or reprint
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