17th Century Radnorshire copper engraving map by Joan Blaeu (1596 – 1673) hand coloured and part of Atlas Major. Hogarth frame (very small faults to the frame). 53 cm x 62 cm framed. (23 September 1596 – 21 December 1673) was a Dutch cartographer. The son of cartographer Willem Blaeu. He published 12 volume “Le Grand Atlas, ou Cosmographie blaviane, en laquelle est exactement descritte la terre, la mer, et le ciel”. One edition is dated 1663. That was folio (540 x 340 mm), and contained 593 engraved maps and plates. Is the final version of Joan Blaeu’s atlas. Published in Amsterdam between 1662 and 1672, in Latin (11 volumes), French (12 volumes), Dutch (9 volumes), German (10 volumes) and Spanish (10 volumes), containing 594 maps. And around 3,000 pages of text. It was the largest and most expensive book published in the seventeenth century. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “davicapli0″ and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Republic of Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bolivia, Brunei Darussalam, Dominica, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French Guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Cambodia, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Liechtenstein, Macau, Monaco, Martinique, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Turks and Caicos Islands, Aruba, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahamas, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and Tobago, Vietnam, France, Antigua and Barbuda, Bermuda, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Jordan, Saint Lucia, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion, South Africa, Colombia, Montserrat, Chile.
- County: Radnorshire
- Cartographer/Publisher: Joan Blaeu
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Format: Atlas
- Type: County Map
- Date Range: 1600-1699
- Era: 1600s