Weigel's Map of the British IslesSKU: 9673
Weigel's Map of the British Isles
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Christoph Weigel's map of the British Isles was published in Samuel Faber’s ‘Atlas Scolasticus’.
The cartouche is derived from Visscher, featuring a portrait of George I and an allegorical image of Hercules defeating the Hydra.
Condition & Materials
Copper engraving, 27.7 x 34.5 cm, original hand colour, one or two trivial spots and stains, blank vers
Shirley, Maps of the British Isles, Weigel 1
Anglia, Scotia & Hibernia