By: Henricus Hondius
Date: 1642 (published) Amsterdam
Dimensions: 14 x 16.5 inches (35.5 x 42 cm)
An elegant map of northeast England by Henricus Hondius, published out of Amsterdam during the golden age of Dutch map making in 1642. The map presents the English counties of Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Rutland, Staffordshire, Norfolk, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, and Nottinghamshire, noting all of the villages within. A lovely title cartouche embellishes the top right corner while a sailing ship and large whale roam the Germanic Ocean.
Condition: Map is in A condition, issued folded now mostly flat with minor separations along the outer folds that have been repaired on the verso. None of these separations enter the map image.
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