Maps,Ireland, County Carlow in Leinster Province and Catherlaugh (Carlow)
"Udrone Irlandiae in Caterlagh Baronia"
Outstandingly originally hand-colored copper etching by Gerard Mercator (1512-1594)
Map shows present day County Carlow in Leinster Province and Catherlaugh, now Carlow.
Published posthumously by Mercator's son Rumold in Duisburg, 1595
Printed on very thick paper of the first edition. Verso text: Latin
Beautiful Renaissance title cartouche!
Original antique print
General age toning. Very wide margins a bit spotty. Centerfold with parallel crease.
34 x 27,5 cm (ca. 13.4 x 10.8") interior design, wall decoration, ideas, idea, gift ideas, present, vintage, charming, special, decoration, home interior, living room design