ca 1648 – J. Blaeu – Magni Ducatus Lithuaniae
Title: “Magni Ducatus Lithuaniae et Regionum Adiacentium exacta Descriptio . . . D.Nicolai Christopheri Radziwil . . .”
Rare map of Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Prussia, Belarus, Ukraine and Russia. This is Blaeu’s second map based upon Radizwill’s early map, oriented with west at the top. This issue included in the publication of Blaeu atlases “Novus Atlas” and “Atlas Maior” from 1648 until 1667. Latin text on verso.
Cartographer: Willem Janszoon Blaeu (1570–1630)
Sheet size: 57,6 x 49,5 cm
Year: ca. 1648
Technique: copper engraving
Very good condition, strong press on watermarked paper. Lower middle fold separation restored.
This is an original antique map published ca. 1648 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!