Project Description

Published in Blaeu’s “Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, sive Atlas Novus”. A decorative and detailed map of Westfalia, in northern Germany.  Shows the major cities of Dusseldorf, Bonn, Munster, Emden and Hamburg as well as the Rhine, Ruhr, Ems, Lippe and Weser Rivers. Towns, churches and topographical features are shown.  Latin verso pg. 29/64. Van der Krogt, 2300:2

Map Condition: Overall toned with staining, creasing and chips to margins but still very good. Map Type: Copper engraved map with old hand colouring

Stock No: 1407
Cartographer: Blaeu, Willem Janszoon
Year: c. 1640’s

Height (in): 15.75
Width (in): 20.75
Price: $250