Caribbean – Insulae Americanae in Oceano…

by Willem and Joan Blaeu


Date of first edition: 1634 (Novus Atlas by Willem Blaeu)

Date of this edition: 1643-1650

Dimensions (not including margins): 38 x 53 cm

Condition: excellent. Sharp copper engraving printed on strong paper. Centre fold as published. Superb old colouring. Wide margins.

Condition rating: A+

Verso: text in French

Map reference: Van der Krogt 2, 9600:2B; Burden #242; Portinaro – Knirsch pp. 178-9 pl.86

From: Théâtre du Monde ou Nouvel Atlas. J. Blaeu, 1643-50. Van der Krogt 2,212

Price (without VAT, possibly to be added): 1 450,00 (FYI +/- $1 769,00 / £1 247,00)
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– Rest of Europe: 30 euro
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Dedicated to Albertus Conradi van der Burch, director of the Westindian Company (WIC). Cartographically the map draws on the extremely rare chart by Hessel Gerritz, c. 1631.

Full title: Insulae Americanae in Oceano Septentrionali, cum Terris Adiacentibus

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