Willem Janszoon Blaeu Hand-Colored Engraved Map of Andalusia, circa 1640
Willem Janszoon Blaeu (Dutch, 1571 – 1638)
Andaluzia continens Sevillam et Cordubam, circa 1640
Hand-colored engraving on laid paper
Pulled from Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, sive, Atlas novus by Willem Blaeu, 1635 – 1645
Continuing page with text to verso
- toning and minor foxing to sheet; wear, creasing, and tears to edges; markings to outer margins; paint smudging throughout the composition; minor staining to lower left; significant toning to verso; strip lining to verso.
- measures sheet; plate mark measures 19.5" W x 15.0" H.