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Map of Bohemia by Gerardus Mercator Atlas Minor 1630
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Map of Bohemia by Gerardus Mercator Atlas Minor 1630

Interesting copper engraving view of Bohemia from the 'Atlas Minor' by Gerardus Mercator: 'Le Royaume & l' Electorat de Boeme.'. A small size map with aesthetic colouring, about 1630.

SIZE: 
about h 17,4 cm x w 21,4 cm

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Interesting copper engraving view of Bohemia from the 'Atlas Minor' by Gerardus Mercator: 'Le Royaume & l' Electorat de Boeme.'. A small size map with aesthetic colouring, about 1630.

TITLE:
'Le Royaume & l' Electorat de Boeme.'

CARTOGRAPHER:
Gerardus Mercator, (1512 - 1594) mathematician and cartographer of the 16th century

DESCRIPTION:
Small size copper engraving map of Bohemia with contemporary colouring from the "Atlas Minor" by Gerardus Mercator, about 1630. The map shows the area of Bohemia with the most important cities, courses of rivers and cordilleras and the adjacent areas of margraviate Meissen, Vogtland, Bavaria and Moravia; the particular areas are defined by different colouring. The map is in the lower left corner decorated with a nice title cartouche with the inscription 'Bohemia' and in the right one with a small scale chart. The copper engraving has the page information 439 and gives informations about Bohemia in French.

SIZE:
leaf: about h 17,4 cm x w 21,4 cm

CONDITION:
- in good preservation
- paper with age toning and partly with stains
- small damages at the margin



 

Map of Bohemia by Gerardus Mercator Atlas Minor 1630 Map of Bohemia by Gerardus Mercator Atlas Minor 1630
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