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Hibernia Regnum Vulgo Ireland.

  • ARTIST: Joan Blaeu

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Guiljelmum Blaeu, Amsterdam.

  • MEDIUM: Copper plate engraving,

    DATE: 1640.

  • EDITION SIZE: 15 x 19 1/2" (382 x 496 mm) plus margins.

  • DESCRIPTION: A beautiful map of Ireland from a Latin text edition of Blaeu's Atlas. This map shows the Emerald Isle divided into counties and notes lakes and rivers as well as hundreds of towns and villages. Beautifully embellished with the arms of Ireland, the Royal Arms and a scale that is being held by two putti. A beautiful example of this map.


  • CONDITION: Good condition with original outline color save some time-toning and a little light offsetting.