"Holsatia Ducatus", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Northern Germany
Period: 1619 (published)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae
Color: Hand Color
18.9 x 14 inches
48 x 35.6 cm
A fine map of Holstein including the city of Hamburg (here Hamborch). The map is fully engraved with forests, rivers, lakes and hundreds of villages. The map is adorned with a strapwork title cartouche and a moiré patterned sea. French text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #1660:1A.
Full original color on watermarked paper with light color offsetting and minor toning.