"Geldria et Transysulana", Mercator/Hondius
Subject: Central Netherlands
Period: 1609 (published)
Publication: Gerardi Mercatoris - Atlas sive Cosmographicae...
Color: Hand Color
18.3 x 13.9 inches
46.5 x 35.3 cm
A handsome small map of the historic province of Geldria, southeast of the Zuiderzee. The map extends from Utrecht in the west to Coesfeld, Germany in the east, and depicts numerous towns, rivers, and forested areas. Embellished with a strapwork title cartouche. French text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. I) #3700:1A.
A dark impression on a bright sheet with a coat of arms watermark and a short tear in the bottom margin that has been closed on verso with archival tape.