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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.34
Object Name Map
Description "The Kingdom of Poland and Great Duchy of Lithuania," London, 1772, hand-colored engraving, map by Robert Sawyer

A map of the dualistic state of Poland and Lithuania, a bi-confederation, ruled by a common monarch, who was both the king of Poland and the grand duke of Lithuania, and one of the largest and one of the most populous countries of 16th- and 17th-century Europe.
Title The Kingdom of Poland and Great Duchy of Lithuania
Date 1772
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Sawyer, Robert
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-21 W-27.75 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Subjects Poland
Lithuania