"Livonia Petrus Kaerius Caelavit", Mercator/Cloppenburgh
Period: 1630 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
10 x 7.3 inches
25.4 x 18.5 cm
Beautiful map of present-day Estonia, Latvia and part of Lithuania. Fully engraved to illustrate the forests, cities and villages. Larger cities, including Stockholm and Riga, are depicted with miniature castles. Embellished with a strapwork title cartouche. Engraved by Pieter van den Keere (Petrus Kaerius). French text on verso, published between 1630-36.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1710:353.
Nice impression and color on watermarked paper.