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[The figurative map of Adriaen Block.]

Image ID: 54659

[The figurative map of Adriaen Block.] ([1614])

Image Details

Image Title

:  [The figurative map of Adriaen Block.]

Creator

: Block, Adriaen -- Cartographer

Created Date

: [1614]

Depicted Date

: [1614]

Medium

: Watercolors

Specific Material Type

: Ms maps

Item Physical Description

: 1 drawing ; 66 x 49 cm.

Notes

: 19th century copy of the original in the Algemeen Rijksarchiev in The Hague. Note 2.) It is the earliest map on which Manhattan appears as an island, and the first on which the tribe of "Manhates" is shown there.

Standard Reference

: Deák 018; Stokes 1614-B-5

Source

: I. N. Phelps Stokes Collection of American Historical Prints. / Individual prints, drawings, paintings and maps in the Stokes Collection.

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 54659

Record ID

: 118535

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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