Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.21
Object Name Map
Description "Zurichgow et Basiliensis provincia," Amsterdam, 1643, hand-colored engraving, map by Willem Blaeu

A map of the northern part of Switzerland, showing the course of the Rhine and its tributaries to north of Basel, and including Zurich, Schaffhausen, and Solothurn.
Title Zurichgow et Basiliensis provincia
Date 1643
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Blaeu, Willem
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-17.875 W-22.125 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Switzerland
Rhine
Basel
Zurich
Schaffhausen
Solothur