1596. RARE map of the Netherlands
The beautifully detailed map shows multiple ships and is with north oriented to the right. All apparently firing cannons. Coat of arms on the top. Overall excellent condition. Tape added on verso to reinforce center fold. Does not effect the front of the map. 1596, (RARE EDITION) ‘Europae Totius Orbis Terrarum Partis Praestantissimae by Matthias Quad. (Geographer, humanist and engraver). Published in Cologne by Lambert Andreas. Quad established Cologne, as a center for map making in Germany at the time. Copperplate engraved. Measures 14″ x 10 1/4″.
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