"Nova et Accurata totius Europae", Danckerts, Justus
Period: 1700 (circa)
Color: Black & White
22.5 x 19.2 inches
57.2 x 48.8 cm
Uncommon and finely engraved, large map of Europe based on De Wit. It is richly ornamented with small compass rose and Europa shown riding Zeus in the form of a bull, and several putti holding the title banner aloft.
Margins trimmed for a previous framing with slight loss of neatline top and bottom. Evenly toned with a couple of tiny water spots. 2" separation at bottom fold. Two old paper repairs on centerfold.