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Historische en Geographische, Tafel. Om te leren een kort begrip vande Landen en Staaten in Europa. Haar grootheyt Besitting en alles at tot..

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Article ID EUX3334
Artist Elwe (1777-1777)
Jan Barend Elwe ( 177 - 1815), was a Dutch publisher and book seller who reissued maps by De L´Isle and Ottens and some other cartographers in the late 18th century. His famous map "Amerique Septentrionale Divisee en ses Principales Parties" was derived mainly from Sanson’s and Jaillot’s maps of 1656 and 1676. At this time, California was no longer shown as an island, but as a peninsular, and the Great Lakes to the north are enclosed, which was another feature often shown incorrectly on earlier maps of America. This map has been published in 1792 in an Atlas which included 37 other maps of different countries.
Title Historische en Geographische, Tafel. Om te leren een kort begrip vande Landen en Staaten in Europa. Haar grootheyt Besitting en alles at tot..
Year d 1792
Description
Map depicts the coat of arms of countries, kingdoms and citie of Europe. Very decorative with description of all the important emperors of the time.
Place of Publication Amsterdam
Dimensions (cm)49 x 57
ConditionPerfect condition
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print

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