The map of eastern Northern Ireland, from Lough Neagh to Dundalk, with the southwestern tip of Scotland visible in the upper right corner, from a Latin edition of the Mercator-Hondius Atlas Minor. Its decorative elements include a sea monster, a galleon, and a charming strapwork cartouche.
Place & Date:
Amsterdam / 1610
6 1/2" x 5 1/8"
overall age-toning, with spotting and browning, mostly in the ample margins