"Bohemia", Blaeu, (Family)
Subject: Czech Republic
Period: 1643 (circa)
Publication: Theatre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas
Color: Hand Color
21.5 x 16.1 inches
54.6 x 40.9 cm
A beautifully engraved map centered on Prague and filled with pictorial representations of the topography and towns that cover the countryside. The map is adorned with cartouches for the title and key and two heralds fill the upper corners of the map. French text on verso, published between 1643-50.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. II) #2850:2.
A dark impression with attractive color and light toning along the edges of the sheet.