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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.17.1
Object Name Map
Description "Etats de Pologne Subdivisees Suivant l'estendue des Palatinats...," Amsterdam, c. 1700, hand-colored engraving, map by Pieter Schenk, after Nicholas Sanson

A detailed Dutch map of Poland published by Schenk, attributing the geography to an earlier map published by Sanson. The map extends to the Black Sea and Vienna in the south and to Estonia in the north, exhibiting the strong engraving style of Schenk's early work.
Title Etats de Pologne Subdivisees Suivant l'estendue des Palatinats...
Date c. 1700
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Schenck, Pieter
Role of Creator 2 Copy After
Creator 2 Sanson, Nicolas
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-21 W-25 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Place of Origin Europe/Holland
Subjects Poland