Map of the World published 1650 - Orbis Terrarum Typus de Integro Multis in Locis Emendatus. Information: This world map is entitled. Orbis Terrarum Typus de Integro Multis in Locis Emendatus. And was done by Claes Janszoon Visscher.
The engraver of the map was Pieter Goos. It was published in Amsterdam in 1650 by Nicolaes Visscher using his latinized name N. This is the third state of this exceptional map.
It was first published in 1639. The cartography was mostly reflective of the information of Henricus Hondius's map of 1630.
The map itself features the northwest of North America in an unfinished state. California is presented as an island.The lower cartouche includes an error describing America as first discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1592 and Amerigo Vespucci in 1599. There is also a lighter, fragmented outline of Terra Australis Incognita. It is a wonderfully decorative map.
Outside of the double hemisphere world map are illustrations of the seasons and elements. It also has inset maps of the northern and southern celestial spheres. There are also illustrations of customes of various people of the world, labeled: Hispani, Galli, Itali, Germani, Angli, Belgae, Groenlandi, Chinenses, Javani, Guineenses, Peruuiani, and Magellanici.
He was the son of another established cartographer, Abraham Goos. He was the first to map Christmas Island.
His son, Nicholas I, and grandson, Nicholas II, were also established mapmakers. Visscher maps are likely best known for a fine panelled border.The maps are also known for their exceptional engraving. Guarantee: This listing is an original antique and not a modern reproduction. I guarantee this listing to be authentic.
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Typus de Integro Multis in Locis Emendatus. Print Style: Originally Hand-colored Engraving.Original Descriptive Text: Provided when Available. Overall Very Good to Excellent. Some of the world maps from this collection have archival tape at verso to reinforce the edges or from being matted previously. We've included pictures of the verso of the map, and in some cases further detail of the decorative areas of the maps. To view all our listings , please follow this link or the links below. The item "Visscher Map of the World Orbis Terrarum Typus. 34, 1650 Original Engraving" is in sale since Sunday, March 28, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\World Maps". The seller is "antiqueprint" and is located in Franklin, Tennessee. This item can be shipped worldwide.