"Polonia Regnum, et Silesia Ducatus", Merian, Matthaus
Period: 1650 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
14 x 10.8 inches
35.6 x 27.4 cm
This nicely detailed map of Poland is based on Blaeu's map of the same title. It covers the region that was then the Kingdom of Poland and the Duchy of Silesia. A pair of armorial shields and a decorative cartouche complete the composition. Signature of Merian appears at lower right.