Period: 1610 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.4 x 5.2 inches
18.8 x 13.2 cm
Delightful small map of Iceland, which is shown filled with mountains including the volcanic Hecla. The sea is stipple engraved and includes a spouting sea monster. Delicately engraved strapwork title and distance scale cartouches adorn the map. Latin text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1250:351.
An excellent impression on watermarked paper with a hint of toning.