Original Antique Maps and Prints. Description: This is an extremely rare print / copperplate engraving originates from:'Kort en waerachtigh Verhael van'gheene seeckere vijf Schepen van Rotterdam in't jaer 1598 den 27 Junij nae de Straet Magaljanes varende... , published by Joannes Janssonius, Amsterdam, 1646. He is most widely remembered for accurately plotting the Falkland Islands in 1600. In and around the year 1598, several exploratory expeditions left Rotterdam for eastern discovery traveling in many different routes.They headed Southwest toward the Straits of Magellan in South America, intending to navigate the straits then turn Northwestern toward Asia. The Blijde Boodschap was better known as Vliegend Hart (Flying heart) prior to this particular voyage. General age related toning and foxing, some creasing and minor soiling. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 24.5 x 19 cm. The image size is ca. 18 x 13.5 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9.6 x 7.5 inch. 7.1 x 5.3 inch. Medium: Original copper engravings on a vellin type paper. ThePrintsCollector - LaurentiusOldMasterPrints Frans Laurentius Margo van Latum - van Dongen, Frank van Latum Located in Zeeland (Noord-Brabant) - The Netherlands. GO TO OUR STORE and explore our huge collection of fine antique maps and prints. FIND SIMILAR ITEMS IN OUR STORE.
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