Subject: Funen (Fyn), Denmark
Period: 1619 (published)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae
Color: Hand Color
15.9 x 14.1 inches
40.4 x 35.8 cm
Fine early map of Fyn and the surrounding islands with great detail of the cities and even tiny villages. The sea is stipple engraved and the map is embellished with a strapwork title cartouche and Mercator's characteristic calligraphy. French text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #1530:1A.1.
A crisp impression and full original color on watermarked paper with moderate toning and color offsetting.