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Title:
America - Oldcoloured engraved map with two small maps
Object:
Map of America
Place:
Amsterdam
Year:
1631
Title:
AMERICA noviter delineata Judoco Hondio
Cartographer/Publisher:
Jodocus Hondius
Images:
North America - South America - Arctic - Australia
Langtext:

Oldcoloured copper engraving of America with two insets: "Terra Australis Incognita" and "Polus Articus" by Jodocus Hondius, Amsterdam, 1631.
Hondius was a Flemish artist, engraver and cartographer. The great breakthrough for Hondius as publisher was in 1606, when he published the first Mercator atlas.

SIZES
leaf: 52,5 x 41,1 cm, plate: 49,5 x 37,5 cm.

CONDITION
In good condition without demages. Very decorative. Restored center fold, two small cracks in the upper margin. Some creasings and few staining. A tiny whole in the upper margin.

REFERENCES
Burden I, 192 / Koeman 9000:1D1, S.715.

Object number:
K649
Currency:
EUR
Price:
1490 EUR
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