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Nova Virginiae tabvla

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Names
Gryp, Dirck (Engraver)
Blaeu, Willem Janszoon (1571-1638) (Cartographer)
Smith, John (1580-1631) (Cartographer)
Hondius, Jodocus (1563-1612) (Cartographer)
Collection

John H. Levine Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1644
Place Term: [Amsterdam]
Publisher: Ex Officina Guiljelmi Blaeuw,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 97-7389 [Levine]
Topics
Maryland -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Virginia -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.) -- Maps -- Early works to 1800 --
Notes
Content : State 2. Based on John Smith's map of the Chesapeake Bay. "Copper plates for a number of maps made originally by Jodocus Hondius Jr. were purchased by [W.J.] Blaeu in 1629 and the imprints altered to reflect the new ownership" --Verner, Smith's Virginia and its derivatives.

Content : Appears in Willem Blaeu's Atlantis appendix. Possibly from his Le Thhbtre dv monde.

Content : Cartouches: title at top center; scale and publisher statement at bottom center; "Notarum explicatio" above Indian figure.

Content : Inset ill.: "Status Regis Powhatan" in upper left corner.

Content : John H. Levine Bequest.

Content : Large standing figure of Indian along right border at the center; royal coat of arms to the left of it.

Content : Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 86.

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : On verso, catchword: naux; sig. I, [p.] 9.

Content : Oriented with north towards the right.

Content : Relief shown pictorially.

Content : Shows Chesapeake Bay region.

Citation/reference : Koeman, C. Atlantes Neerlandici, I, p. 121

Citation/reference : Tooley, R.V. Mapping of America, p. 162

Statement of Responsibility: D. Grijp, sculpt.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 36 x 46 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 9865009
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14963762
UUID: 2b6e39b0-c6f0-012f-ffdb-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1644: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Nova Virginiae tabvla" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1644. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f12a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Nova Virginiae tabvla" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f12a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1644). Nova Virginiae tabvla Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f12a-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Nova Virginiae tabvla