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Name Hondius, Henricus
Other names Henricus Hondius II
Henricus Hondius the Younger
Life Dates 1597-1651
Nationality Dutch
Geographic location(s) Amsterdam, Netherlands
Occupation Cartographer, Engraver, Publisher
Notes Son of cartographer Jodocus Hondius (1563-1612).
Role Cartographer

Associated Records

Image of Map Collection - 2014.21.32

Map Collection - 2014.21.32

"Marchionatus Moraviae," Amsterdam, c. 1640Henricus Hondius Hand-colored engraving Amsterdam, ca. 1640 Map with colored elements by Henricus Hondius: Moravia, a large region in the eastern part of the Czech Republic and one of the historical Czech lands, together with Bohemia and Czech Silesia. 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. "Ratibor" top left of map. Forests, mountain ranges, and borders, colored, some texture, rivers and bodies of water, not colored, some texture. Decorative multicolor title cartouche with a coat of arms flanked by two cherubs, bott

Image of Map Collection - 2015.12.2

Map Collection - 2015.12.2

Henricus Hondius Pars Flandriae orientalis; Franconatum, insulam Cadsant etc., Civitatesq... Engraving Amsterdam, ca. 1638 Engraved uncolored map of Flanders, focusing on the cities of Brugge and Ghent. The North Sea is at the top of the map, along with the western coast of Belgium.