World Antique Map Print (c1716)
Archival print reproduction of an antique map of the world from c1716 by Johann Baptist Homann.
- Medium: Art print
- Paper: 100% cotton, museum-quality, heavyweight, matte finish
- Ink: Archival pigment ink
- Size: 12x14 or 16x19 inches (includes a 1/4 inch white border)
About This Map
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.
Title: Planiglobii Terrestris cum Utroq Hemisphærio Cælesti Generalis Repræsentatio (The World with both Celestial Hemispheres Generally Presented)
Author: Johann Baptist Homann (1663-1724)