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Turcicum Imperium

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Turcicum Imperium

Author: Willem Janszoom Blaeu

Year/Period: 1640

Size:Inches:43 x 33
CM:107 x 84

Price: $469.99


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Willem Blaeu Janszoon(1571 – 21 October 1638), also abbreviated to Willem Jansz. Blaeu, was a Dutch cartographer, atlasmaker and publisher


Engraving Information:

This artistic reproduction of a vintage map was made using modern graphic procedures, but obtaining the results found in the antique copperplate engraving technique, as one can easily find out by lightly rubbing his/her finger on the map. This map, which is an exact reproduction of the original antique, is printed on cotton paper panels which are glued and mounted on a cotton cloth background "a stacchi" (slightly separated from each other), in order to allow for folding and easier transport. Finally, map is water-colored by hand making it a truly unique piece, worthy of the original old print.