Saxton-Kip Map of Cardiganshire

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Cardigan Comitatus pars olim Dimetarum

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Copper engraving, 26.5 x 3.5 cm, engraved by William Kip after Christopher Saxton, modern hand-colour, light toning where previously mounted and framed and with an old paper repair in the lower margin, blank verso.

Map of Cardiganshire, published in the second edition of Philemon Holland’s translation of Camden’s Britannia into English, the third printing overall to be illustrated by the series of maps engraved by Kip and Hole. Skelton, County Atlases, 23.

Title

Saxton-Kip Map of Cardiganshire

Mapmaker(s)

SAXTON, Christopher

Engraver(s)

KIP, William

Place of publication

London

Date of publication

1637

Colour

modern

Printed Area Measurements

26.5 x 31.5 cm