Saturday, January 12, 2008

World Map 17th Century

Description: Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis made in 1606 by the Dutch cartographer Willem Janszoon Blaeu, who worked together with his son Joan Blaeu. First published in 1635 in their atlas Theatrum orbis terrarum.

(Highest res.: jpg, 1533 x 1152 pixel, 70 dpi, file size: 2,35 MB)