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Large map of the Rhine River
"Rhenus Fluviorum Europae celeberrimus, cum Mosa, Mosella, et reliquis, in Illum se exonerantibus, fluminibus."
Large map of the River Rhine, from the source in Switzerland to the mouth in the Netherlands, with the surrounding ares and the tributaries. At upper left: coats of arms of some towns of this area; at the right side: a dedication to Andreas Bicker of Amsterdam with his coat of arms and with Justitia, the Roman goddess of Justice; at lower right: the title cartouche with allegorical depictions.
Orig. coloured copper engraving, printed from two plates, engraved by Willem Janszoon Blaeu, published by Joan Blaeu, Amsterdam 1644, 42 x 95,5 cm.
Very good impression and perfect condition, very nice original colours, several times folded as usual.