Title: Comitatus Northantonensis, Vernacule Northamton Shire.
Artist: Blaeu, Joan. & Guiljelmus
Published: Amsterdam, Blaeu, J. & G.
Size: [41,8 x 50,3 cm]
Technic: Copper engraving / Original color.
Description: Copper-engraving, handcolored in outline, when published. A fine and highly decorative map of 'Northampton-Shire' in England by the famous Dutch cartgrapher Blaeu. This English county map of Northampton Shire is highly decorative with its figurative and allegoric title cartouche, as well the map is ornated with a heraldic family coat of arms. On the map itsself are many placenames given, smaller villages or settlements also appear, also rivers, lakes, mountains and woods are also engraved.
Notes: In excellent condition. Full margins as published.
Reference: Koaman Atlanten Neerlandici Vol II / 5315:2