"Forum Iulium, Karstia, Carniola, Histria et Windorum Marchia", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Western Balkans
Period: 1619 (published)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae
Color: Hand Color
18.6 x 13.8 inches
47.2 x 35.1 cm
A fine map of the northern tip of the Adriatic Sea and the Gulf of Venice, present-day northeastern Italy, Slovenia and Croatia. Decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. French text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #7170:1A.1.
Full original color with light toning, minor scattered foxing, a light crease to the right of the centerfold, and moderate offsetting.