Blaeu’s Map of the Venetian Territories

£600.00

Dominio Veneto nell’ Italia

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Quick Description

Title

Blaeu’s Venetian Territories

Mapmaker(s)

BLAEU, Willem Janszoon

Publisher

BLAEU, Joannes

Place of publication

Amsterdam

Date of publication

1640

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

38.5 x 50 cm

Full Description

Copper engraving, 38.5 x 50 cm, original hand-colour, browning and spotting, Latin text on verso; map of the Venetian territories.

The Blaeu firm was official cartographer to the Dutch East India Company (VOC), and Blaeu globes were carried on all VOC vessels; its map-making was of the highest quality at a time when the Low Countries were at the forefront of the international market.
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