Gerardus Mercator natus Rupelmundæ III non. Martii anno MDXII, vixit ann. LXXXII. M. VIII. D. XXVI, denatus IV non. Decembris anno MDXCIV : Iudocus Hondius natus in Pago Flandriæ dicto Wackene XVI kalend. Novembris anno MDLXIII, vixit ann. XLVII. M. VII. D. XXIX, denatus XIV kal. Martii anno MDCXII


Gerardus Mercator natus Rupelmundæ III non. Martii anno MDXII, vixit ann. LXXXII. M. VIII. D. XXVI, denatus IV non. Decembris anno MDXCIV

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Title:
Gerardus Mercator natus Rupelmundæ III non. Martii anno MDXII, vixit ann. LXXXII. M. VIII. D. XXVI, denatus IV non. Decembris anno MDXCIV : Iudocus Hondius natus in Pago Flandriæ dicto Wackene XVI kalend. Novembris anno MDLXIII, vixit ann. XLVII. M. VII. D. XXIX, denatus XIV kal. Martii anno MDCXII
Description:
Double portrait of Mercator and Hondius, each shown measuring a globe at a table with books and cartographic instruments, with a map of Europe behind them. Engraved by Coletta Hondius.
Publisher:
Hondius, Hendrik, 1597-1651
Contributor:
Montanus, Petrus, 1595?-1638
Contributor:
Pontanus, Johannes Isacius, 1571-1639
Contributor:
Schrijver, Pieter, 1576-1660
Contributor:
Vriendt, Maximilien, 1559-1614
Creator:
Hondius, Colette van den Keere, -1629
Engraver:
Hondius, Colette van den Keere, -1629
Date:
[1628–1633]
Format:
Prints
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
Cartography--Pictorial works
Cartographers--Pictorial works
Mercator, Gerhard, 1512-1594
Hondius, Jodocus, 1563-1612
Publisher:
[Amsterdam] : [Henricus Hondius]
Notes:
Laudatory poems by P. Scriverius, J.J. Pontanus, Petrus Montanus and Maximilianus Vrientius on verso.
Signature on verso: D.
From the 1628 or 1633 French edition of the Mercator-Hondius atlas.
Extent:
1 print : engraving, hand-colored ; 39 x 45 cm
Language:
Latin
Table of Contents:
Poems on verso: In atlantem Gerardi Mercatoris, a Ivdoco Hondio suppletum & divulgatum. Epigramma / P. Scriverius
In tabvlas geographicas Gerhardi Mercatoris avthore et avspice, cl. v. Ivdoco Hondio avctivs et illvstrivs evvlgatas / Ioh. Isacius Pontanus
Atlas Gerardi Mercatoris et Ivsti Hondii cosmographorvm mortem dolens / Petrus Montanus
In obitvm clarißimi viri, Ivdoci Hondii cosmographi / Maximilianus Vrientius.
Identifier:
06_01_014720
Call #:
GA923.6.A1 H66 1628
Barcode:
39999065706481
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