Johannes Blaeu Hand-Colored Engraving Map "Wiltonia Sive Comitatus Wiltoniensis"
Johannes Blaeu (Dutch, 1596 – 1673)
Wiltonia sive Comitatus Wiltoniensis; Anglis, Wilshire.
Hand-colored engraving on laid paper
Pulled from Theatrum orbis terrarum, sive atlas novus in quo tabulae et descriptiones omnium regionum, 1640 – 1654
Published by Willem Janszoon Blaeu and Johannes Blaeu, Amsterdam
Dutch text of continuing page to verso
- wear to sheet; minor toning; foxing; minor wear and tears along eges; water damage to lower edges of sheet; creasing to upper left in cartouche; toning, foxing and water staining to verso.
- measures sheet; plate mark measures 19.75" W x 16.25" H.