Creator Record

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Name Danckerts, Justus
Life Dates 1635-1701
Nationality Dutch
Occupation Engraver
Role Cartographer

Associated Records

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Map Collection - 2014.17.2

"Ducatus Prussiae tam Polono Regiae quam Ducalis Brandenburgo…," c. 1680, hand-colored engraving, map by Justus Danckerts. A detailed map showing parts of Germany, Poland, Prussia and Brandenburg.

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Map Collection - 2014.17.71

"Archiepiscopatus et Electoratus Moguntini cum adjacentibus Regionibus," Amsterdam, 1695, hand-colored engraving, map by Justus Danckerts A map of central Germany and the Rhine, centered on Frankfurt, but also showing Coblenz, Maintz, Worms, Manheim and Speir on the Rhine, Heidelberg, and Wertheim.

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Map Collection - 2014.21.9

"Provinciae Belgii Regii...," Amsterdam, c. 1680, hand-colored engraving, map by Justus Danckerts Danckerts' map of Belgium and the surrounding territories clearly identifies regions, cities, and towns; larger settlements or significant Christian sites are marked with red castles or cathedral icons or miniature city plans. An elaborate cartouche at the bottom right is decorated with the female personification of Belgium, leaning against a coat of arms, next to Leo Belgicus (the Belgic Lion), holding a coat of arms.

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Map Collection - 2014.21.35

Justus Danckerts Status Sabaudici... Hand-colored engraving Amsterdam, ca. 1680 Map with colored elements by Justus Danckerts: Northern Italy, Switzerland, and surrounding regions. The regions, cities, towns, et cetera, are clearly identified on the map, larger settlements or significant Christian sites marked with red castle/cathedral icon, i.e. "Geneve" top left of map. Regions, borders, and some mountain ranges, colored, some texture, most mountain ranges, rivers, and bodies of water, not colored, some texture. Rectangular green title cartouche, top middle above map, two rectangular pink scale and map key cartouches, top left and right above map. Measurement marks surround black and