"Magnae Britanniae Pars Meridionalis, in qua Regnum Angliae Tam In Septem Antiqua Anglo-Saxonum Regna…", Homann, Johann Baptist
Subject: England & Wales
Period: 1716 (published)
Publication: Grosser Atlas
Color: Hand Color
19 x 22.3 inches
48.3 x 56.6 cm
Handsome, large map of England and Wales with a beautiful decorative cartouche surrounded by angels and the British coat of arms. Two other angels hold the Welsh armorial shield, and at bottom is a large vignette of the king holding court. The map is densely engraved with detail including roads.
A beautiful example with strong, original color, dark early impression on thick hand laid paper with full, original margins. There is a small stain near Scotland in the blank sea, else fine.