Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Description: Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631

Title Translation: An Exact Description of Europe by Hendrick Handius

Bar Code: 391

Creator: Hondius, Hendrik, 1597-1651

Dedicatee: Louis XIII, King of France

Publisher: Hondius, Hendrik, 1597-1651

Publishing Location: Amsterdam

Region Depicted: Europe · North Africa · Iceland · Canary Islands

Date Produced: 1631

Date Published: 1633

Language: Latin

Subjects: Louis XIII, King of France, 1601-1643 · Hondius, Hendrik, 1597-1651 · Africa, North · Europe · Iceland · Imaginary places · Canary Islands · Maps--Early works to 1800

Source Referenced: 38 x 51 cm. on sheet 47 cm. x 56 cm.

Map Type: Geographical , Political

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Map of Europe, showing the North African coast and Iceland. Includes the nonexistant island of Frisland

Physical Description: 1 map; colored; illustrated

Associated Cartouche: Cartouche 1, 1631, Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631 , Cartouche 2, 1631, Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631

Associated Map Imagery: Sea Monster, 1631, Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631 , Ship 1, 1631, Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631 , Ship 2, 1631, Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631 , Ship 3, 1631, Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631 , Naval Battle, 1631, Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631 , Bears, 1631, Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631 , Lions, 1631, Evropa Exactissime Descripta Auctore Henrico Hondio. 1631

Donor: Osher