Poland Duchy of Wohlau c. 1680 Schenk & Valk Silesia WolanusBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Ducatus Silesiae Wolanus Authore Iona Sculteto Sprotta Silesio.
(Poland- Duchy of Wohlau)
Issued c.1680, Amsterdam by Schenk & Valk.
Beautiful 17th century engraved map, with original hand color.
Decorative cartouches in the four corners, title top left with imprint below it, dedication bottom left, distance scale top right, legend key bottom right.
Light uniform paper age toning, gentle overall wrinkle due to light old damp staining, original fold line. Map still displays well, scarce.
Sheet measures c. 19 1/2" x 22 3/4".
Printed area measures c. 15 1/4" x 18 3/4".
Koeman, Atlantees Neerlandici, v. 1, p. 107-21.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, v. 4.