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America.

Image ID: 54679

America. ([probably after 1650])

Image Details

Image Title

:  America.

Creator

: Matthysz., Jan, fl. 1654-1685  -- Engraver

Published Date

: [probably after 1650]

Depicted Date

: [ca. 1650]

Medium

: Engravings -- Hand-colored

Specific Material Type

: Maps

Item Physical Description

: 1 print ; 58.5 x 95.3 cm.

Notes

: California is shown as an extensive island, even though it had been correctly depicted and earlier maps as a penisula [Deák 023 also depicts California as an island] Note 2.) Print contains inset: [North polar regions].

Standard Reference

: Deák 039; Stokes C.1650-A-2

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

: 54679

Record ID

: 118552

Digital Item Published

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

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