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Large coloured map held in wooden frame with glass front. Engraved Size 47cm x 35cm Frame Size 66cm x 56cm Very good. Large Margins, with a few faint marks. Old frame has small chip on hand hand side. FRENCH text to verso. ORIGINAL slightly GARISH HAND COLOURING This hand colored first state Mercator map of Great Britain of 1595 is a highly detailed rendering of England as it was at the end of the 16th century. Eastern Ireland and the west coast of Holland, Belgium and France are also included. Cities, ports, churches, estates and forts are included in the map, and it is embellished by a lovely frigate sailing off the coast between Holland and Suffolk.
Title: EARLY LARGE RARE MAP OF ENGLAND 1595 " Anglia Regnum." From the French text edition of Mercator’s Atlas III
Publisher: Duisberg 1595:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 81351
Keywords: MAPS Topography Maps EARLY LARGE RARE MAP 1595 Hand Coloured Gerard Mercator Anglia Regnum