World Antique Map Print (c1716)

$30.00
World Antique Map Print (c1716)
Item Code:
15170
Details:
• 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 c1716 printed on acid-free, 100% cotton fine art paper with a matte finish and archival pigment inks.

Shows routes of Magellan and other explorers. Includes inset drawings showing the north and south celestial spheres, the position of the sun in summer and winter, and natural events including a volcanic eruption, earthquake, whirlpool, and rainbow. Latin text at bottom accompanies the drawings of natural events.

Map Title: Planiglobii Terrestris cum Utroq Hemisphærio Cælesti Generalis Repræsentatio (The World with both Celestial Hemispheres Generally Presented)
Author: Johann Baptist Homann (1663-1724)
Year: c1716
Language: Latin
Related Subjects: World, Celestial Maps, Science