"Prussia", Mercator, Gerard
Subject: Poland, Lithuania
Period: 1615 (circa)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris Atlas…
Color: Hand Color
19.2 x 14.5 inches
48.8 x 36.8 cm
A handsome map depicting present-day Poland and Lithuania. The map is fully engraved with rivers, lakes, forests and mountains and is filled with place names. An ornate title cartouche fills the Baltic Sea.
Original color on watermarked paper with a printer's crease along centerfold at top and minor soiling. There are damp stains in blank margins that do not affect map.