America noviter delineate Matheus Merian 1638

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Date

1638, Frankfurt

Maker

Matheus Merian [1593 - 1650]

Short Title

America noviter delineate

Full Title

America noviter delineate

Source

Gottfried's Newe Welt und Americanische Historien.

Size

28. x 36. cm. approximately (11.02 x 14.17 in.)

Description

Hand colored engraved map, insert map of Greenland, strapwork cartouche, with decorations of sailing ships and zoomorphic monsters. Reduced version of Hondius's 1631 map. Inset: Greenland & Iceland. Published in Frankfurt. No Great Lakes are shown, nor does Long Island appear.

References

Philip Burden, The Mapping of North America No. 251; Henry Wagner, The Cartography of the Northwest Coast of America to the Year 1800. No. 329; Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, Revised Edition Vol. (J - P) p. 240.

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$1,130.00
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