Blaeu, W. J.: Nova Aegypti Tabula



Willem Janzoon Blaeu (1570-1638)

Nova Aegypti Tabula

A 17th century map of the Nile Delta by Dutch cartographer W. J. Blaeu.

The map is a hand coloured copper engraving. Colours slightly faded, the middle joint is faded and the backside of the map has darkened.

Year of printing ca. 1680
Place of printing Amsterdam
Technique kuparipiirros / kopparstick / copper engraving
Illustrations käsinväritetty / handkolorerade / original hand-colouring
Dimensions 41 x 55 cm
Condition 3
Condition explanations (5) Mint, (4) Very good, (3) Good, (2) Fair, (1) Poor
Other Backside of the map has darkened