Aquitaniae descriptio by Cloppenburgh, H.Van Evertsz

Aquitaniae descriptio by Cloppenburgh, H.Van Evertsz

Code: 54308

£85.00 Approx $116.92, €99.53
 

Date: Circa 1630

(Aquitaine).  Copper engraving ; hand coloured.  Overall size in fully conservation grade mount and back with decorative v groove: 42cms x 36.2cms.  Image size: 257mm x 188mm.  Very good condition. .


 This map is from the "Atlas Minor" by Johannes Cloppenburg’s  larger version of Mercator's Atlas Minor.
Johannes Cloppenburg (sometimes Cloppenburgh; also H. Jan Evertsz and Johannes Everhardus) was a Dutch cartographer. Based in Amsterdam, he was working between 1610 and 1644. He worked closely with the Hondius/Jansson firm and is credited with the 1630 edition of the Atlas Minor.