"Pascaarte van Witte-Zee Begrypende de Custen van Laplandt...", Keulen, Johannes van
Subject: White Sea
Period: 1690 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
20.3 x 16.9 inches
51.6 x 42.9 cm
This scarce chart depicts the central portion of the White Sea, extending to Archangelsk in the southeast. The area labeled Laplandt represents the Kola Peninsula. The map is handsomely adorned with two strapwork cartouches, three compass roses, a galleon and a fishing boat.
On watermarked paper with light toning, minor soiling, and one small burn hole at bottom left.