Tuscany – Tuscia
Date of first edition: 1589 (Gerard Mercator)
Date of this map: 1606 (first edition by Jodocus Hondius)
Dimensions (not including margins): 33 x 46,5 cm
Dimensions (including margins): 41,4 x 54,5 cm
Condition: Excellent. Original colouring. Strong paper and wide margins. Centre fold as published. Bottom corners rounded as published.
Condition rating: A+
Verso: text in Latin
Map reference: Van der Krogt, 7200:1A
From: earliest edition of the Mercator-Hondius Atlas Sive Cosmographia. Van der Krogt 1:101, page 283-284
Just zoom in and dream away!
Striking map of Tuscany and surrounding regions, from an early edition of the Mercator-Hondius Atlas Sive Cosmographia.
Drawn from contemporary Italian sources, this map is one of the most up to date modern maps of Tuscany printed in the early 17th Century.