Subject: Northern Germany
Period: 1610 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.3 x 5.4 inches
18.5 x 13.7 cm
A fine, small map of Holstein including the city of Hamburg (here Hamborch). The map is fully engraved with forests, rivers, lakes and hundreds of villages. The title is enclosed in a decorative strapwork cartouche, and a curious winged creature swims in the East Sea. Latin text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #1660:351.
A dark impression on watermarked paper with light toning along the edges of the sheet.