Vermandois Cappelle Picardy France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map

Vermandois Cappelle Picardy France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map

Vermandois Cappelle Picardy France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map

Vermandois Cappelle Picardy France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map

Vermandois Cappelle Picardy France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map

Vermandois Cappelle Picardy France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map

Two maps on the sheet. GOUVERNEMENT de la CAPPELLE par P. The Vermandois map shows a part of Oise and Somme with Noyon, Perone, St Quintin.. The Government of Cappelle shows a part of Oise, with Marle, La Cappelle, Guise. With two nice cartouches. Size with margins : 58,5 x 50 cm / 22,8 x 19,6 inches. Edition : Amsterdam, 1640, XVIIe Century, French edition. Condition : good condition, a small repair on back, old colors, large margins. Willem Blaeu was the founder of the Blaeu cartography dynasty, the finest mapmakers of the Golden age of Dutch cartography. He studied astronomy with Tycho Brahe at Uranienborg, and moved to Amsterdam to establish a shop in 1605, close his contemporaries and rivals Johannes Janssonius and Jacob Colom. He produced globes at first. The sons of Willem, Johan and Joan, joined him in the firm. They produced their first atlas together in 1630 the “Atlas Appendix”. Five years later, their produced their “Atlas Novus”, edited in 4 languages. After the death of Willem, Joan expanded the Atlas Novus into the Atlas Major, the largest atlas of its time. This edition had between nine and twelve volumes, beautifully engraved and coloured. In 1648, they produced a very large wall world map in 20 parts. And they continued to produce globes too. We send maps by DHL Express. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in this country: FR.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Willem Blaeu
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1640
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Country/Region: France
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LORRAINE LOTHARINGIA by Willem Janszoon Blaeu Full Hand Colored Very Rare

LORRAINE LOTHARINGIA by Willem Janszoon Blaeu Full Hand Colored Very Rare

LORRAINE LOTHARINGIA by Willem Janszoon Blaeu Full Hand Colored Very Rare

LORRAINE LOTHARINGIA by Willem Janszoon Blaeu Full Hand Colored Very Rare

LORRAINE LOTHARINGIA by Willem Janszoon Blaeu Full Hand Colored Very Rare

C1607 Hand Color Map of LORRAINE. Detailed Configuration 414 years ago. An outstanding hand colored map entitled. Lotharingia Ducatus, vulgo Lorraine. Willem Janszoon Blaeu was a Dutch cartographer, atlas maker and publisher. Along with his son Johannes Blaeu, Willem is considered one of the notable figures of the Netherlandish/Dutch school of cartography in its golden age (the 16th and 17th centuries). This map shows great detail of all the towns and cities in Lorraine. Major forests, mountains and rivers are shown with larger cities highlighted by church steeples. Description of the area in Old German on the reverse. Signed in the lower right corner – Amsterdami Apud Guiljesmum Blaeuw. Map page size is about 18 ” by 22 “, large margin for framing. This 414 year map is in very good condition. O verall toning, m inor stains and wear. This item is unconditionally guaranteed to be original and as described. We do not sell reproductions or copies. Westside Antiques Norman Riggs 03182021. The item “LORRAINE LOTHARINGIA by Willem Janszoon Blaeu Full Hand Colored Very Rare” is in sale since Thursday, March 18, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “westsideantiques” and is located in Hawthorne, California. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan, Australia.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Willem Blaeu
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1607
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Country/Region: France
  • State: Bavaria
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Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Picardie France 1664 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Engraved Map 17th Cent

Title of the map. With 2 nice decorative cartouches. Size with margins : 64 x 53,7 cm / 25,1 x 20,8 inches. Edition : Amsterdam, 1664, XVIIe Century, Dutch edition. Condition : very good condition, old colors, large margins. Willem Blaeu was the founder of the Blaeu cartography dynasty, the finest mapmakers of the Golden age of Dutch cartography. He studied astronomy with Tycho Brahe at Uranienborg, and moved to Amsterdam to establish a shop in 1605, close his contemporaries and rivals Johannes Janssonius and Jacob Colom. He produced globes at first. The sons of Willem, Johan and Joan, joined him in the firm. They produced their first atlas together in 1630 the “Atlas Appendix”. Five years later, their produced their “Atlas Novus”, edited in 4 languages. After the death of Willem, Joan expanded the Atlas Novus into the Atlas Major, the largest atlas of its time. This edition had between nine and twelve volumes, beautifully engraved and coloured. In 1648, they produced a very large wall world map in 20 parts. And they continued to produce globes too. We send maps by DHL Express. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “PICARDIE FRANCE 1664 WILLEM BLAEU UNUSUAL LARGE ANTIQUE ENGRAVED MAP 17TH CENT” is in sale since Tuesday, September 29, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Willem Blaeu
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1664
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Country/Region: France
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Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Brie Paris France 1640 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Title of the map. “LE PAIS DE BRIE”. Large and unusual antique copper engraved map of the Brie in the center of France, with Paris, by Willem BLAEU, XVIIe Century. With 2 nice decorative cartouches. In lower right side of the map “Guiljelmus Blaeu excudit”. Size with margins : 48,2 x 58,5 cm / 18,8 x 22,8 inches. Edition : Amsterdam, 1640, XVIIe Century, French edition. Condition : very good condition, old colors. Willem Blaeu was the founder of the Blaeu cartography dynasty, the finest mapmakers of the Golden age of Dutch cartography. He studied astronomy with Tycho Brahe at Uranienborg, and moved to Amsterdam to establish a shop in 1605, close his contemporaries and rivals Johannes Janssonius and Jacob Colom. He produced globes at first. The sons of Willem, Johan and Joan, joined him in the firm. They produced their first atlas together in 1630 the “Atlas Appendix”. Five years later, their produced their “Atlas Novus”, edited in 4 languages. After the death of Willem, Joan expanded the Atlas Novus into the Atlas Major, the largest atlas of its time. This edition had between nine and twelve volumes, beautifully engraved and coloured. In 1648, they produced a very large wall world map in 20 parts. And they continued to produce globes too. We send maps by DHL Express. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “BRIE PARIS FRANCE 1640 WILLEM BLAEU UNUSUAL LARGE ANTIQUE MAP 17TH CENTURY” is in sale since Sunday, November 15, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Willem Blaeu
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1640
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Country/Region: France
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France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

France Flanders Nord 1635 Willem Blaeu Large Nice Antique Map 17th Century

Title of the maps. GALLO FLANDRIA in qua CASTELLANIAE, LILANA, DUACENA, & ORCHIESA…. Auctore Martino Doué Gallo-Flandro. The map is decorated with 2 nice cartouches representing the arms of the different dioceses. A large and nice coast of arms in upper left of the map. On the map, the cities of Commines, Lille, Douay, Tournay, etc.. In lower part of the map “Guiljelmum Blaeu execudit”. Siz e with margins. 56,5 x 47,7 cm / 22 x 18,5 inches. Edition : Amsterdam, 1635, from Atlas Novus, XVIIe Century, French edition. Condition : very good condition, old colors, large margins. Willem Blaeu was the founder of the Blaeu cartography dynasty, the finest mapmakers of the Golden age of Dutch cartography. He studied astronomy with Tycho Brahe at Uranienborg, and moved to Amsterdam to establish a shop in 1605, close his contemporaries and rivals Johannes Janssonius and Jacob Colom. He produced globes at first. The sons of Willem, Johan and Joan, joined him in the firm. They produced their first atlas together in 1630 the “Atlas Appendix”. Five years later, their produced their “Atlas Novus”, edited in 4 languages. After the death of Willem, Joan expanded the Atlas Novus into the Atlas Major, the largest atlas of its time. This edition had between nine and twelve volumes, beautifully engraved and coloured. In 1648, they produced a very large wall world map in 20 parts. And they continued to produce globes too. We send maps by DHL Express. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “FRANCE FLANDERS NORD 1635 WILLEM BLAEU LARGE NICE ANTIQUE MAP 17TH CENTURY” is in sale since Sunday, November 15, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Willem Blaeu
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1635
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Country/Region: France
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Paris & Region France 1635 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Paris & Region France 1635 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Paris & Region France 1635 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Paris & Region France 1635 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Paris & Region France 1635 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Paris & Region France 1635 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Paris & Region France 1635 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Paris & Region France 1635 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Title of the map. “LE GOUVERNEMENT DE L’ISLE DE FRANCE Par Damien de Templeux Escuyer Sr du Freftoy”. The map, centered on Paris, extends from Laon east to Dreux west, Beauvais north to Melun south. With 3 very nice cartouches and two coast of arms. The map has been drawn by Damien de Templeux. Siz e with margins. 55,5 x 44 cm / 21,6 x 17,3 inches. Edition : Amsterdam, 1635, XVIIe Century, Latin edition. Condition : good condition, old colors, a very small accident in the upper margin. We send maps by DHL Express. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “PARIS & REGION FRANCE 1635 WILLEM BLAEU UNUSUAL LARGE ANTIQUE MAP 17TH CENTURY” is in sale since Sunday, March 7, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Willem Blaeu
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1635
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • City: Paris
  • Country/Region: France
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France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

France Saintonge Ile De Re 1644 Willem Blaeu Large Antique Map 17th Century

Title of the map. The map centered on Saintes, shows La Rochelle, Ré and Oléron islands, and Angouleme in east. The map is decorated with 2 very nice cartouches and a nice compass. In lower center side of the map “Apud Guiljelmum Blaeu”. Siz e with margins. 60 x 48 cm / 23,6 x 18,8 inches. Edition : Amsterdam, 1644, XVIIe Century, French edition. Condition : very good condition, old colors, large margins. Willem Blaeu was the founder of the Blaeu cartography dynasty, the finest mapmakers of the Golden age of Dutch cartography. He studied astronomy with Tycho Brahe at Uranienborg, and moved to Amsterdam to establish a shop in 1605, close his contemporaries and rivals Johannes Janssonius and Jacob Colom. He produced globes at first. The sons of Willem, Johan and Joan, joined him in the firm. They produced their first atlas together in 1630 the “Atlas Appendix”. Five years later, their produced their “Atlas Novus”, edited in 4 languages. After the death of Willem, Joan expanded the Atlas Novus into the Atlas Major, the largest atlas of its time. This edition had between nine and twelve volumes, beautifully engraved and coloured. In 1648, they produced a very large wall world map in 20 parts. And they continued to produce globes too. We send maps by DHL Express. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “FRANCE SAINTONGE ILE DE RE 1644 WILLEM BLAEU LARGE ANTIQUE MAP 17TH CENTURY” is in sale since Friday, November 13, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Willem Blaeu
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1644
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Country/Region: France
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Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Isle De Re & Oleron France 1664 Willem Blaeu Nice Large Antique Map 17th Century

Title of the map. “INSULAE DIVI MARTINI ET ULIARUS Vulgo L’ISLE DE RE et OLERON”. The north is oriented to the left side of the map. The map depicts the coasts of Poitou and Saintonge, and gives a very detailed representation of these 2 islands. The map is decorated with 2 nice cartouches and 3 nice compass. Some sailing ships in the sea. The islands Ré and the harbor of La Rochelle were a great interest in Europe, wide on account of the there siege from September 1627 to October 1629. Willem Blaeu was the founder of the Blaeu cartography dynasty, the finest mapmakers of the Golden age of Dutch cartography. He studied astronomy with Tycho Brahe at Uranienborg, and moved to Amsterdam to establish a shop in 1605, close his contemporaries and rivals Johannes Janssonius and Jacob Colom. He produced globes at first. The sons of Willem, Johan and Joan, joined him in the firm. They produced their first atlas together in 1630 the “Atlas Appendix”. Five years later, their produced their “Atlas Novus”, edited in 4 languages. After the death of Willem, Joan expanded the Atlas Novus into the Atlas Major, the largest atlas of its time. This edition had between nine and twelve volumes, beautifully engraved and coloured. In 1648, they produced a very large wall world map in 20 parts. And they continued to produce globes too. Siz e with margins. 59 x 46 cm / 23,2 x 18,1 inches. Edition : Amsterdam, 1664, 17TH Century, from Atlas Major, French edition. Condition : very good condition, old colors, large margins. We send maps by DHL Express. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “ISLE DE RE & OLERON FRANCE 1664 WILLEM BLAEU NICE LARGE ANTIQUE MAP 17TH CENTURY” is in sale since Saturday, November 14, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Willem Blaeu
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1664
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Country/Region: France
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1635 Willem Blaeu map of northern France, entitled Comitatvs Bellovacvm, A-008

1635 Willem Blaeu map of northern France, entitled Comitatvs Bellovacvm, A-008

1635 Willem Blaeu map of northern France, entitled Comitatvs Bellovacvm, A-008

1635 Willem Blaeu map of northern France, entitled Comitatvs Bellovacvm, A-008

1635 Willem Blaeu map of northern France, entitled Comitatvs Bellovacvm, A-008

1635 Willem Blaeu map of northern France, entitled. “Comitatvs Bellovacvm Vernacule Beavvais, “. Fine engraved map with original hand-coloring. This very attractive early 17. Century map depicts the. Beauvais is probably best known for its tapestry factory, which in the17th and 18th centuries produced tapestries of exceptionally high quality. Most towns, cities, forests, and waterways are identified. The colorful title cartouche and gentleman holding a stadia rod (lower left), further enhances the map. Blaeu was founder of the leading 17. Century Dutch cartographic firm. The achievements of the firms of Blaeu were remarkable, & the palm for supremacy in map production in any age must be awarded to the Blaeu Tooley. Paper Size: 22 1/4″ W x 18″ H (56.5 cm W x 46cm H). Good Condition with aged, please see photos. Image Size: 19 5/8″ W x 15″ H 50 cm W x 38 cm. Do not forget to add me into your favorites! The item “1635 Willem Blaeu map of northern France, entitled Comitatvs Bellovacvm, A-008″ is in sale since Monday, December 14, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “huim915″ and is located in Norton, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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Messin Lorraine France 1633 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Messin Lorraine France 1633 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Messin Lorraine France 1633 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Messin Lorraine France 1633 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Messin Lorraine France 1633 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Messin Lorraine France 1633 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Messin Lorraine France 1633 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Messin Lorraine France 1633 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Messin Lorraine France 1633 Willem Blaeu Unusual Large Antique Map 17th Century

Title of the map. Territorium METENSE Auctore AB. FABERT Consule urbis Metensis LE PAIS MESSIN. The map is centered on Metz. With 2 very nice cartouches and 3 coasts of arms. Size with margins : 58,8 x 47,8 cm / 22,8 x 18,5 inches. Edition : Amsterdam, 1633, XVIIe Century, French edition. Condition : very good condition, old colors, large margins. Willem Blaeu was the founder of the Blaeu cartography dynasty, the finest mapmakers of the Golden age of Dutch cartography. He studied astronomy with Tycho Brahe at Uranienborg, and moved to Amsterdam to establish a shop in 1605, close his contemporaries and rivals Johannes Janssonius and Jacob Colom. He produced globes at first. The sons of Willem, Johan and Joan, joined him in the firm. They produced their first atlas together in 1630 the “Atlas Appendix”. Five years later, their produced their “Atlas Novus”, edited in 4 languages. After the death of Willem, Joan expanded the Atlas Novus into the Atlas Major, the largest atlas of its time. This edition had between nine and twelve volumes, beautifully engraved and coloured. In 1648, they produced a very large wall world map in 20 parts. And they continued to produce globes too. We send maps by DHL Express. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “MESSIN LORRAINE FRANCE 1633 WILLEM BLAEU UNUSUAL LARGE ANTIQUE MAP 17TH CENTURY” is in sale since Wednesday, October 7, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Willem Blaeu
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1633
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Country/Region: France
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