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Collection Map Collection
Catalog Number 2014.21.10
Object Name Map
Description "Geographica Artesiae Comitatus Tabula," Amsterdam, 1690, hand-colored engraving, map by Nicolaes Visscher II

Map of Belgium, Flanders, France, and surrounding areas. Decorative, multicolor title cartouche with cherubs, garlands, and coat of arms, top right of map, multicolor scale and notation cartouche with a cherub holding a compass while leaning on a fountain, bottom right of map.
Title Geographica Artesiae Comitatus Tabula
Date 1690
Role of Creator Cartographer
Creator Visscher, II, Nicolaes
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique copperplate engraving
Dimensions H-21 W-24.875 inches
Credit line Gift of Jeffery M. Leving, Founder, Fathers’ Rights
Place of Origin Europe/Netherlands/Amsterdam
Subjects France