Double Hemi World W & J Goeree 1730

Catalog Number 53592
 
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Date

1730

Maker

W and J Goeree

Short Title

De Aard-Kloot volgens de hedendaagse gedaante

Full Title

De Aard-Kloot volgens de hedendaagse gedaante

Source

Aa's La Galerie Agreable Du Monde

Size

17.3 x 29.3 cm. approximately (6.8 x 11.5 in.)/

Description

A beautiful hand colored world map showing California as an island and a rudimentary form of Australia. On the top of the double hemisphere map is a very inventive depiction of the earth, as it would be seen from space. In the bottom corners are allegorical female representations of the four continents with their animal escorts.

References

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers (Revised Edition) Vol. (E - J) pg 181

Price:
$790.00
SKU:
53592
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