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Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  [Title Page] Toonneel Des Aerdrycx, oft Nieuwe Atlas, uytgegeven door Wilhelm en Johan Blaeu (Heightened in Gold Leaf!)

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Title: [Title Page] Toonneel Des Aerdrycx, oft Nieuwe Atlas, uytgegeven door Wilhelm en Johan Blaeu (Heightened in Gold Leaf!)

Map Maker: Willem Janszoon Blaeu

Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1650 ca

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 16 x 11 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $225.00

Inventory ID: 42960


Description:

Striking old color example of the title page from Blaeu's Atas Novus, first published in 1634.

Marvelous ornated coat of arms and beautifully engraved figures. Title pages are increasing collected. Noteworthy cartographic historians including R.V. Tooley collected 16th-18th Century decorative title pages. A marvelous example in fine old color.


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