Antique Map of the City of Stavoren by Merian (1659)

  • Condition: Good, general age-related toning. Passe-partout/matting included. Minor wear. Please study image carefully.
  • Date: 1659
  • Overall size: 43 x 31 cm.
  • Image size: 31 x 19 cm.

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.. Antique Map of the City of Stavoren by Merian (1659)

Description: Antique map titled 'Staveren'. Original antique map of the city of Stavoren, Friesland, the Netherlands. This map originates from 'Topographia Germania Inferioris' by C. Merian. Published 1659.

Artists and Engravers: Caspar Merian (1627-1686) was one of the most important German topographical engravers and publishers in the Baroque period. He was the son and pupil of his father Matthaeus Merian the elder (1593-1650) and his first wife Maria Magdalena - de Bry. His brother was Matthaeus the younger. The artist Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717) was his half sister from his fathers second wife Johanna Sibylla Catharina.