Postal Map Europe Postarum Seu Veredariorum Statione Schenck 1720
Upper title: Postarum Seu Veredariorum Statione Per Germaniam Et Provincias Adiacentes
Title Cartouche: Illustrissimo ac Excellentissimo Domino Dno. Carolo Josepho S.R. Imp. Comiti á Paar, Lib Baroni in Hartberg et krottenstein, Domino in Fürstenfeld Sac. Caes. Maj. Camerario, Consiliario Intimo Supremae Imperialis .... DD.D. Humillimus ac devctiffimus
Description: Historical map of Germany Postal service in the late 17th begin 18th century, showing the postal routes from Germany to other countries by diligence with an decorative title cartouche with coat of arms at higher left.
Mapmaker: Petrus Schenck, (Schenk the elder) (1660 – 1711) was a German engraver and cartographer active in Amsterdam and Leipzig.
Pieter junior Schenk (1693 - 1775) joined his father in Amsterdam and Leipzig were also Dutch paintings were trade.
17th -18th Century Maps & Atlases & Prints. Original Antique Copper Plate Engraving, Hand Colored. Engraving is Absolutely Guaranteed authentic original map. A Certificate of Authenticity ( COA ) will be supplied on request.
Size: Sheet app.: 62 x 53 cm. 24.5 x 21 inches. Image app.: 56 x 46 cm. 22 x 18 inches. Condition: Fine map in good condition, light soiling centerfold.