Copperplate engraving/etching on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 38,2 x 29 cm. Image size: 31,8 x 23,7 cm.
This map originates from the 1581 edition of ‘Discrittione di tutti i Paesi Bassi’, by L. Guicciardini, published by Plantijn. We carry most maps from this book which was published from 1581-1648. Ref: Deys: Zeeland 1.2.
Made by an anonymous engraver after Lodovico Guicciardini. Lodovico Guicciardini (1521-1589): an Italian merchant from aristocratic descent.
Condition: Very good, given age. Slight discolouration near middle fold. Original middle fold as issued. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Keywords: ZELANDIAE TYPUS-ZEELAND-THE NETHERLANDS