Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century

Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century

Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century

Extremely rare example of Hessel Gerritsz's map of Russia, with the large inset of Moscow and view of Archangel, based on the manuscripts of Czar Fyodor II Godunov. Old, antique map of Russia - Moscow, by Willem Blaeu. Cartographer: Hessel Gerritsz Date of the first edition: 1634 Date of this map: 1643 Date on map: 1614 Copper engraving, printed on paper. Size (not including margins): 42.5 cm x 52 cm (16 5/8 x 20 1/2 inches). Condition: Original, hand colored, very good.

An excellent example of the Merian edition Hessel Gerritsz's map of Russia, with view of Archangelsckagoroda. The map was compiled from manuscript maps and work brought back by Isaac Massa. Includes an inset plan of Moscow which is attributed to the Crown Prince Fydor Gudonov. (42.5 cm x 52 cm) ; The framed dimensions are approximately: 23 1/2. 60 cm x 70.5.
Rare Antique Hessel Gerritsz's Map of Russia Moscow by Willem Blaeu 17 Century