Leen Helmink Antique Maps

Tartaria by Hondius

Cartographer

Hondius

Title

Tartaria

Published

Amsterdam, 1606

Size

34.3 x 49.4 cms

Technique

Copper engraving

Stock number

18691

Condition

mint

Price

$ 950

Description

Jodocus Hondius lovely map of Tartaria, first issued in the 1606 Mercator-Hondius series of atlases. Beautiful 'silk' engraving of the Oceans, typical of Jodocus Hondius.