Creator Record

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Name Hondius, Jodocus
Life Dates 1563-1612
Nationality Dutch
Occupation Cartographer
Engraver
Role Cartographer

Associated Records

Image of Map Collection - 2015.12.1

Map Collection - 2015.12.1

Gerardus Mercator and Jocodus Hondius Flandria Imperialis et Proprietaria Hand-colored engraving Amsterdam, 1638 Engraved map depicting the Brabant region in Belgium and the Netherlands. Major cities of Ghent, Antwerp, Brussels, Louvain, and Mechelen are shown.

Image of Map Collection - 2016.9.2

Map Collection - 2016.9.2

"Asiae Nova Descriptio," 1623, hand-colored engraving, map by Jodocus Hondius. First published in the Mercator/Hondius Atlas of 1606.

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Map Collection - 2016.6.4

"Tartaria," 1606, hand-colored copperplate engraving by Jodocus Hondius. French edition. The map shows Siberia and northern Asiatic Russia, Central Asia including Korea shown as an island, and reaches from Moscow in the West to China in the East. A printed note in the Arctic Ocean records the voyages of William Barentsz of 1594 to 1596.