Nieuwe Afteekening Van De Eylanden Van Fero ...
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A good example of one of the earliest detailed delineations of the remote North Atlantic Faeroe Islands. An inset at lower left provides large scale coverage of the area around Thorshavn, with a nearby Maelstrom identified and coastal profiles and annotations occupy the upper border. Prepared by Gerard Van Keulen one of the foremost hydrographers of the period.
region: Maps of Scandinavia & The Arctic
mapmaker: G.Van Keulen
place and date of publication: Amsterdam 1709
medium and colour: copperplate, Uncolouredref: 30434
size in mm: 510 x 580
Price: £ 850
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