"Nova et Accurate Divisa in Regna et Regiones Praecipuas Europae Descriptio", Wit, Frederick de
Period: 1690 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.8 x 19 inches
57.9 x 48.3 cm
Finely engraved large map of Europe with the characteristic detail of this prominent Dutch cartographer. It is richly ornamented with a variety of ships sailing the seas, a compass rose, a sea monster, Europa shown riding Zeus in the form of a bull, and several putti holding the title banner aloft.
Lovely old color with a professional repair of a fold separation at bottom.