Period: 1623 (published)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae
Color: Hand Color
18.8 x 14.4 inches
47.8 x 36.6 cm
Beautiful map of present-day Estonia, Latvia and part of Lithuania. Fully engraved to illustrate the forests, cities and villages and embellished with a strapwork title cartouche and scale of miles. Latin text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #1710:1A.
A nice impression with attractive color and original margins. There is light, scattered foxing primarily confined to the blank margins.