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Saxton-Kip Map of Cardiganshire

SKU: 8700
£200.00

Title:
Saxton-Kip Map of Cardiganshire

Date of publication:
1637

Printed Measurement:
26.5 x 31.5 cm

Colour:
modern

Mapmaker(s):

  • Christopher Saxton
  • Engraver(s):
    William Kip

    Cardigan Comitatus pars olim Dimetarum

    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.