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Publisher: DE WIT, F.
Title: Nova Orbis Tabula in Lucem edita A.F.de Wit.
Published in: Amsterdam, 1680
   
Size: 18.2 x 21.5 inches.
46.3 x 54.7 cm.
Colouring:

In attractive original colours.
Condition: Repair of split lower part center fold, 4cm. Into engraved area. Paper slightly age-toned. Large margins.
Condition Rating

According to Shirley, De Wit's map is one of the most attractive of its time. The brilliant scenes in the corners combine images of the four seasons, the elements and the signs of the zodiac in a well-balanced and natural way.
The uncommon first state without the outer border, and the cusps are blank.

The map is in a strictly contemporary colouring.
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Reference: Shirley, World 451.



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