"Atlas Minor Sive Totius Orbis Terrarum Contracta delineata ex conatibus", Visscher, Nicolas
Subject: Title Page
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
10 x 15.8 inches
25.4 x 40.1 cm
Bold and graphic title page in full color. The scene includes two women drawing maps with a lion curled at their feet, Neptune astride a large globe (showing the Atlantic Ocean), a trumpeting angel, and Atlas bearing a celestial globe on his shoulders.
Soiling in margins and a couple of tiny spots.