Order by phone: 858.551.8500

Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  Rhenus, Mosella, Vahalis, Mosa & reliqui qui se exonerant fluvii

Maps of Europe


(Click Image To Enlarge)



Title: Rhenus, Mosella, Vahalis, Mosa & reliqui qui se exonerant fluvii

Map Maker: Willem Janszoon Blaeu

Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1634

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 30 x 19 inches

Condition: VG

Price: $2,400.00

Inventory ID: 47919


Description:

Part of Blaeu's Wall map of Germany -- Re-Purposed For A Special Atlas

Rare map of the regions drained by the Rhine and Moselle Rivers, including most of Northern Europe.

This map was issued in the 1634 German edition of Blaeu's Atlas Novus.  The map consists of a fragment of Blaeu's wall map of Germany, with a title cartouche engraved especially for the map and pasted down in the upper right corner. 

The map appeared in only one edition of Blaeu's Atlas and is very rare on the market. This is only our second example in 20 years.


Condition Description: Several tears and fold splits, expertly repaired on verso.


Related Categories:
Maps of Austria
Maps of Belgium
Maps of Europe
Maps of Germany
Maps of Hungary
Maps of the Netherlands
Maps of Switzerland