Maps, British Isles, Blaeu
"Ceretica; sive Cardiganensis Comitatus; Anglis Cardigan Shire." Copper etching by Wilhelm Janzoon Blaeu. Amsterdam,
1645. Hand coloring.
This map features CardiganShire on the west coast of Wales. This map is also decorated with various coats-of-arms and an ornamental title cartouche surrounded by a hunter and various animals. The legend at the bottom is held by two cherubs. Verso: Text in Spanish.
Original antique print
General light natural toning and a few spots in the margins.
Text from reverse side lightly visible. Very minor signs of age and use.
Condition is otherwise Very Good. Vertical centerfold.
Map image: 38.1 x 49.8 cm (15 x 19.6") interior design, wall decoration, ideas, idea, gift ideas, present, vintage, charming, special, decoration, home interior, living room design