"Atlas Minor Gerardi Mercatoris a I. Hondio plurimis aeneis Tabulis auctus et illustratus", Mercator/Jansson
Subject: Title Pages
Period: 1628 (dated)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
8 x 6 inches
20.3 x 15.2 cm
Decorative title page that is filled with allegorical female figures of the continents, geographers measuring the globe, and Atlas holding it aloft.
Very nice impression with fine modern coloring. Margin a little rough in a few areas with paper missing up to platemark in part of lower margin. Very old inscription above platemark at top in faded ink.