Period: 1619 (published)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae
Color: Hand Color
16.9 x 13.3 inches
42.9 x 33.8 cm
Decorative map of the historic region of Transylvania in present-day Romania. Fully engraved, it depicts cities, towns, mountain ranges, forests and rivers and is adorned with a strapwork title cartouche that incorporates the distance scale. French text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #7700:1A.1.
Full original color on watermarked paper with light toning and minor creasing along the centerfold.