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Willem Janszoon Blaeu:  Catalonia [First State!]

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Title: Catalonia [First State!]

Map Maker: Willem Janszoon Blaeu

Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1634

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 19 x 15 inches

Condition: VG

Price: SOLD

Inventory ID: 14964


Description: First state of Blaeu's map of Catalonia, extending from C. De Romani on the Northern Coast to Alfachs and Panicola in Valencia on the southern end of the coast and showing the entirety of Catalonia in tremendous detail. Nearly 1000 towns and cities named. Shows castles, walled cities, towns, rivers, mountains and many other details. Large decorative cartouche with coat of arms, large decorative scale of miles, 4 sailing ships and two compass roses. From the 1634 German edition of Blaeu's Atlas Novus. A nice example, with wide clean margins.


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