Period: 1618 (published)
Publication: Tabularum Geographicarum Contractarum…
Color: Black & White
5.3 x 3.8 inches
13.5 x 9.7 cm
This handsome miniature map depicts Iceland with an erupting volcano, and is based on Ortelius. The map is adorned with a moiré-patterned sea and two strapwork cartouches. French text on verso.
References: King (2nd ed.) pp. 96-99; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1250:342.
A dark impression with a hint of toning.