Hand-colored copper etching. Published in "Theatrum Praecipuarum Urbium, Postarum Ad Septentrionalem Europae Plagam" by Janssonius. Amsterdam, 1657. RARE!
A large, very detailed bird's eye view of the Latvian capital with a lively ship staffage.
Verso text: Latin
Condition: Very Good
39.3 x 50 cm (15.5 x 19.7")
capital of Latvia; Baltic states; Gulf of Riga at the mouth of the Daugava river where it meets the Baltic Sea.