"Regni Poloniae et Ducatus Lithuaniae, Voliniae, Podoliae Ucraniae Prussiae, Livoniae et Curlandiae descriptio", Wit, Frederick de
Subject: Eastern Europe
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22 x 19 inches
55.9 x 48.3 cm
Finely engraved map of the region from the Baltic (including part of southeastern Sweden) south to Austria and Hungary and east to include a bit of the Black sea. The map is filled with detail of hundreds of tiny villages, forests, marshes, mountains and rivers. The title cartouche is held aloft by a host of putti and tiny ships sail the Baltic.
Old paper repair of short fold separation. A few city names underlined in old brown ink.