"Germaniae Tabule Geographicae", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Title Pages
Period: 1607 (dated)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae
Color: Hand Color
6.4 x 8.9 inches
16.3 x 22.6 cm
This title page was for the volume on the German Empire from Mercator's Atlas. It portrays the Dutch Renaissance style with the title surrounded with strapwork designs, garlands, and two women.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #1:03.2.
Full contemporary color on a toned sheet.