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BLAEU, J. - Tabula Magellanica.

BLAEU, J. -  Tabula Magellanica.
BLAEU, J. - Tabula Magellanica.
Date: Amsterdam, 1660
Size: 412 x 535 mm.
Colouring: In attactive original colours.
Condition: In very good condition.

Description

A map with Willem Blaeu's signature, but published by his son Joan, of South America's extremity with the Strait of Magellan and Le Maire Strait.
The coastlines are depicted as very mountainous, while the interior is completely without detail. Richly arrayed with rhumb lines, three compass roses, a fleet of ships, and the coat of arms and dedication to Constantino Hugenio.
Three strapwork cartouches with title, key and scale featuring a family group of natives.
800€
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  • Reference N°: 04455
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