Poictou Pictaviensis comit by Cloppenburgh, H.Van Evertsz

Poictou Pictaviensis comit by Cloppenburgh, H.Van Evertsz

Code: 54310

£75.00 Approx $103.16, €87.82
 

 Date Circa 1630

Copper engraving ; hand coloured.  Overall size in fully conservation grade mount and back with decorative v groove: 42.1cms x 36.1cms.  Image size: 254mm x 184mm.  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.