World Antique Map Print (1606)

World Antique Map Print (1606)
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• Fine art print of an antique map of the world
• Printed on 100% cotton matte fine art paper
• Printed with archival pigment inks
• Includes a 1/4 inch white border

Fine art print reproduction of an antique map of the world from 1606 printed on acid-free, 100% cotton fine art paper with a matte finish and archival pigment inks.

Blaeu's classic map of the world was first printed in 1606 and remained in circulation for over 50 years. Includes insets of the north and south poles. Surrounding the map are depictions of: the heavenly bodies (Luna, Mercurius, Venus, Sol, Mars, Jupiter, Saturnus), the four elements (Ignis, Aer, Aqua, Terra), the four seasons (Ver, Aestas, Autumnus, Hyems), and the seven wonders of the world (Murus Babyloniae, Colossus, Pyramides, Mausoleum, Dianae Templum, Jupiter Olympicus, Pharos).

Map Title: Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica Tabula (New Geographic and Hydrographic Map of the World)
Author: Willem Janszoon Blaeu (1571-1638)
Year: 1606
Language: Latin
Related Subjects: World, Age of Discovery