"Le Theatre du Monde ou Novvel Atlas Contenant Les Chartres et Descriptions De tous les Pais de la terre", Blaeu, (Family)
Subject: Title Page
Period: 1685 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
9.5 x 15.5 inches
24.1 x 39.4 cm
An extremely elaborate title page with allegorical representations of the continents and the four elements, scholars, students and cartographers, all surrounded by rich engraving.
Several small tears that have been expertly repaired. Left and part of bottom margin have been replaced with a tiny bit of facsimile. Overall a fine impression and very skillful restoration.