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R & J. Ottens
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f an early cartographic archivist. Microfiche version is open.
Credit Library and Archives Canada.
The map is embellished by a vivacious scene of Indians and other native figures around the title cartouche.
Illustrations of native village and battle scene appear on the South American continent.
State 3 (ca. 1727)of Justus Danckerts map of c. 1696. The name of Frederick de Wit was added by the Ottens brothers as a mere advert, the authorship of de Wit therefore is falsely claimed on the map.
From R. & J . Ottens : Atlas minor sive geographia compendiosa in qva orbis terrarvm pavcis attaman novissimis tabvlis ostenditvr. [1695-1756?], vol. 2, no 198.
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Citation / reference note
Burden, Entry 725, State 3
Availability of other formats note
1. Western hemisphere - Maps - Early works to 1800.
2. North America - Maps - Early works to 1800.
3. South America - Maps - Early works to 1800.
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