Antique c1648 Northwestern ENGLAND Framed Hand Colored Copper Engraving MAP
Antique Map of Northwestern England. "Eboracum, Lincolnia, Derbia, Staffordia, Notinghamia, Lecestria, Rutlandia, et Norfolcia". Orig. copperplate engraving from Mercator's Atlas Minor published in Amsterdam by J. Janssonius, 1648. With engraved German heading-title ("Von Engelandt"), ornamental title-cartouche and a scale of map ("Miliaria Anglica") in architectonic cartouche. Hand colored and double glass framed with the map on one side and the story on the opposite. 14 x 16. Nicely framed and in excellent condition.
Old map of Northwestern England, Original copper plate engraving from G Mercator Atlas Minor published in Amsterdam by J. Janssonius, 1648