Collection: Osher Collection
Name: Candia cum Insulis aliquot circa Graeciam per Gerardum Mercatorem, cum privilegio
Notes: Map dated between 1606 and 1612.Inset maps of Corfu, Zante, Milo, Nicsia, Santorini and Scarpanto.
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Dimensions: 35 x 49 cm.
Historical Context: Mercator's son Rumold published his father's atlas in 1595 which lacked detailed maps of Spain and the continents. It was re-issued in 1602 after Rumold's death in 1599. The copperplates of the atlas were sold privately to Jodocus Hondius and Cornelis Claesz. ca. 1604.
LC Call Number: G6812.C7 1612 .O7
Accession Number: OS-1612-12