"Summa Europae Antiquae Descriptio", Cluver, Philipp
Period: 1616 (circa)
Publication: Philippi Cluveri Germaniae Antique Libri Tres...
Color: Hand Color
13.9 x 10.6 inches
35.3 x 26.9 cm
This map of Europe shows its ancient divisions, as it was in the time of the Roman emperors, and is fully engraved with forests. Decorated by a moire-patterned sea and strapwork title cartouche. Engraved by Nicolaas van Geelkerken.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.CLUV-1a #3.
A nice impression on a watermarked sheet with two small worm holes in the image and worm tracks in the upper left and right border which have all been repaired with old paper with a tiny portion of the image in facsimile.