Bolonia Artesia Belgium Holland Low Countries c.1628 Mercator minor old mapAntiqueMapsPrints.com
Bolonia et Guines com
(Artesia / Belgium / Holland / Low Countries)
Issued c.1628-35, Amsterdam for Mercator's small format world atlas. Dutch text on verso.
Lovely detailed early 17th century antique engraved map, with excellent hand color.
Print paper and engraved area evenly age toned with light browning & spotting. Printed slightly askew on sheet. Overall map remains visually attractive and historically interesting.
Sheet measures c. 8 3/4" W x 6 1/2" H.
Printed area measures c. 7 1/2" W x 5 1/2" H.
Dictionary of Mapmakers
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