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Creator:
Print made by Willem Janszoon Blaeu, 1571 - 1638
Title:

Magnae Britanniae et Hiberniae Tabula

Date:
1634
Medium:
Line engraving; verso: Letterpress on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 19 7/8 × 23 1/4 inches (50.5 × 59.1 cm) and Plate: 15 3/8 × 19 3/4 inches (39.1 × 50.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "500"; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper right: "No 949 | 500"; lower right: "Blaeu 1649"

Lettered upper left: "Oceanus Deucaledonius | MAGNAE | BRITANNIAE | et | HIBERNIAE | TABVLA"; upper right: "Orcades | Insulae"; center right: "OCEANVS | GERMANICVS | De Noordt | Zee"; lower right: AMSTELODAMI, | Guiljelmus Blaeuw excudit."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Helen Chillman
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2017.35.6
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cartographic material | map
Associated Places:
Great Britain | Ireland
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:74115
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