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1662 Sweden
1662 Sweden


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NORLANDIAE | et quibies | CESTRIACIA | et | HELSINGICAE | REGIONES, Joan Blaeu (1662)This map was published by Joan Blaeu (1598-1673) in his Atlas Maior. In this very extensive world atlas, Blaeu published for the major part maps that he acquired from a wide spread network of important European map makers. One of them was the Swedish surveyor and mathematician Anders Bureus (1571-1661), who was in charge of the compilation of a large survey map of Sweden. The map is dedicated to the Swedish nobelman Gabriel Bengtsson Oxenstierna (deceased 1656).

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