"Nobilissimi Germaniae Fluminis Rheni Accuratissima Delineato", Schoonebeck, Adrian
Subject: Germany and Netherlands
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22 x 18.5 inches
55.9 x 47 cm
A two-part map on a folio sheet depicting the course of the Rhine River. The maps are filled with detail of all the tributaries, as well as even the tiniest villages. Each map is ornamented with a cartouche, the upper one featuring a River god and the lower one with Neptune.
Margins trimmed, still adequate for framing. Backed with Japanese tissue repairing a few short tears.