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Highly-decorative 18th century double-hemisphere world map

SEUTTER, Matthäus.

Diversi Globi Terr-Aquei...
Augsburg, c.1730. Original colour. 500 x 580mm.

A very fine example of this double-hemisphere world map, with eight further hemispheres showing the Earth from different angles, surrounded by the allegorical wind-heads. California appears as an island; Ezo is a large adjunct to Japan, with 'Campangie Land' just to the north; and Australia and New Zealand are partial outlines.


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Stock Id :20739

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Highly-decorative 18th century double-hemisphere world map

SEUTTER, Matthäus.

Diversi Globi Terr-Aquei...
Augsburg, c.1730. Original colour. 500 x 580mm.

A very fine example of this double-hemisphere world map, with eight further hemispheres showing the Earth from different angles, surrounded by the allegorical wind-heads. California appears as an island; Ezo is a large adjunct to Japan, with 'Campangie Land' just to the north; and Australia and New Zealand are partial outlines.


Stock ID : 20739

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