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America Aurea Pars Altera Mundi.

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Article ID AMX0764
Artist Valk (1652-1726)
Gerard Valk ( 1652 – 1726) was a Dutch engraver, publisher and cartographer. Valck engraved many portraits of English nobility and worked frequently with Abraham Blooteling his father in law. He published most of his works himself.In Amsterdam, he had a close partnership with his son Leonardus Valck and Peter Schenk the Elder, who married Gerard Valck´s sister in 1687.Valck also published atlases, maps, printed globes and prints of different motives.
Title America Aurea Pars Altera Mundi.
Year ca. 1690
Description Magnificent map of America with California shown as an island
Place of Publication Amsterdam
Dimensions (cm)49 x 60
ConditionMinor restorations along the orig. outline colours
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print

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