"Ducatuum Livoniae et Curlandiae cum vicinis Insulis Nova Exhibitio Geographica", Homann, Johann Baptist
Period: 1720 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
23 x 19.2 inches
58.4 x 48.8 cm
Attractive map of Estonia and Latvia filled with detail of hundreds of tiny villages, forests, marshes, mountains and rivers. Decorated with a drape-style title cartouche held aloft by putti, and a scale cartouche in the opposite corner.
Short tears and chips in margins with large chip in bottom margin, nearly touching neatline.