"Helvetia, Cum Finitimis Regionibus Confoederatis", Blaeu, Willem
Period: 1645 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
20 x 15.2 inches
50.8 x 38.6 cm
Great map of Switzerland based on Gerard Mercator's map of the same title. Densely engraved to illustrate the mountainous topography with information including even the tiniest of villages. Three corners are embellished with cartouches including two figures beside the distance scale.
Professionally remargined at bottom.