[17th century] De Bry. Th. – Linschoten, J. H.: Vera delineatio totius tractus ex Hollandia Septentrionem

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Description

Theodor de Bry (1528-1598) – Jan Huyghen van Linschoten (1563-1611)

Vera Delineatio Totius Tractus ex Hollandia Septentrionem versus per Fretrum Nassovicum,
ad Fluvium Oby ducentes, ex Annotatione Iohannis Hugouis Lintschottani, de Annis 1594 et 1595, etc.

Rare map of the northern Scandinavia, northwestern Russia and the Arctic Ocean.
17th century copper-plate engraving based on J. H. van Linschoten’s earlier work.
Decorative small map with place names along the shores. Four compass roses, polar bear, whale, two naval ships and a coat-of-arms.

Year of printing 1613, Amsterdam
Technique kuparipiirros / kopparstick / copper engraving
Illustrations mustavalkoinen / okolorerad / uncoloured
Dimensions 14 x 34 cm
Condition 3
Condition explanations (5) Mint, (4) Very good, (3) Good, (2) Fair, (1) Poor