Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
JCB Archive of Early American Images
Accession number:
03171
Record number:
03171-4
JCB call number:
Z B632 1662 vol. 11 /3-SIZE
Image title:
Guiana siue Amazonum Regio
Place image published:
Amstelodami [Amsterdam]
Image publisher:
[Willem Janszoon Blaeu]
Image date:
[1662]
Image function:
plate; following p. 259
Technique:
engraving, hand coloring
Image dimension height:
37 cm.
Image dimension width:
48.8 cm.
Page dimension height:
51.5 cm.
Page dimension width:
60.8 cm.
Materials medium:
ink, colors
Materials support:
paper
Languages:
Latin
Description:
Map of Guiana. Geographical elements include names of rivers, lakes, islands, compass rose, scale, lines of latitude and longitude.
Source creator:
Blaeu, Joan, 1576-1673
Source Title:
Atlas maior, siue Cosmographia Blaviana
Source place of publication:
Amstelaedami [Amsterdam]
Source publisher:
Labore & sumptibus Ioannis Blaeu
Source date:
MDCLXII [1662]
Time Period:
1651-1700
Subject Area:
Geography, maps, city views and plans
geographic area:
Guianas
Provenance/Donor:
Acquired in 1865.
Owner and copyright:
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912
Commentary:

Guiana siue Amazonum Regio