CIVITATUS S. DOMINICI Hispaniola.
An attractive map/bird’s eye view of the city of Santo Domingo, capital of the Domincan republic by Matthew Merian. Merian was not only a publisher, but an accomplished engraver in his own right. Born in Basel, Switzerland, he spent most of his life in Frankfurt where he met and married Theodore de Bry’s daughter.
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Size: 330 195 mm. (13 7 inches). Copper engraving. Uncoloured. Fine condition.