"Larius Lacus", Langenes, Barent
Period: 1598 (published)
Color: Hand Color
5 x 3.8 inches
12.7 x 9.7 cm
This miniature map depicts Lake Como with north oriented to the right. It was published by Cornelius Claesz and printed by Langenes in the first edition of the popular Map-treasury. Dutch text on verso.
References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 80-82.
Light soil and some paper restoration in the blank margins.