Adina Sommer`s Rare Antique Maps and Contemporary Art
Insula de Gran Canaria
|Artist||Orlers & de Haestens|
|Title||Insula de Gran Canaria|
Map shows the city of Alagoa, battle and conquest of the city in 1599 by the dutch ( city localized as Gran Canaria by an error).
The archipelago also includes a number of islands and islets: La Graciosa, Alegranza, Isla de Lobos, Montaña Clara, Roque del Oeste and Roque del Este. In ancient times, the island chain was often referred to as "the Fortunate Isles". The Canary Islands are the most southerly region of Spain and the largest and most populated archipelago of the Macaronesia region.
|Dimensions (cm)||22,2 x 31|
|Condition||Missing parts perfectly restored|
( A reproduction can be ordered individually on request. )