For an extraordinary and vintage decor option, consider Authentic Models MC814 1604 Plancius Planisphere map. Featuring intricate detailing, this map will give a timeless feel to any room. This map is printed on fade-resistant, waterproof fabric and covers a 53-inch by 28.5-inch wall area, and includes aged honey finished 0.75-inch width cherry wood slats. This printed map shows 1604 Plancius Planisphere in articulate detail. Hanging hardware included.
The History of the 1604 Plancius Planisphere
Renaissance culture was highly appreciative of the concept of the universal man and Petrus Plancius was such a man. He was both a practicing theologian, skilled cartographer and a revered astronomer. Our giclee print of this Plancius wall map is printed on waterproof fabric and hangs from lightly distressed French finished wood slats. The original is in the Bibliotheque nationale de France.