Leen Helmink Antique Maps

India Goa by Braun and Hogenberg

Cartographer

Braun and Hogenberg

Title

Anfa/Azaamurum/Diu/Goa

Published

Cologne, 1572

Size

33.6 x 46.8 cms

Technique

Copper engraving

Stock number

18792

Condition

excellent

Price

$ 875

Description

The earliest obtainable printed views of Goa and Diu, the two major Portuguese strongholds in India. Goa was also the seat of the Portuguese Viceroy and the Bishop. Two small views of Anfa and Azimur in Africa have been included in the same print.