COMITATUUM BOLONIAE ET GUINES DESCRIPTIO.

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Joan Blaeu


Comitatuum Boloniae et Guines descriptio.

Handcolored engraving, 1650
15 1/4 x 19 7/8" (386 x 505 mm) plus margins.
Good condition save for narrow (1/8") right margin. Original hand coloring
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 40968
Price: $200.00
Publisher : Published by Guiljelmum Blaeu, Amsterdam.
A decorative map of the northern French coastline from Brique to Grevelinge, including the cities ofCalais and Boulonge. Decorated with three finely engraved sailing vessels, two wind roses, and two coasts of arms [one not filled] and putti.This example is from a 1650 French text edition of Blaeu's "Le Theatre du Monde, Nouvel Atlas" Maps

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