Accurata designatio celebris freti prope Andalusiæ castellum Gibraltar [map] : inter in Europam et Africam, cum circumjacentibus portubus, et castellis / cura et impensis Matthæi Seutteri, S.C.M.G. Augustani.

Author
Seutter, Matthaeus, 1678-1756 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[Augsburg : M. Seutter between 1731 and 1760]
Description
  • (W 6°36ʹ00ʺ--W 3°27ʹ00ʺ/N 37°02ʹ00ʺ--N 35°40ʹ00ʺ).
  • 1 map : hand col. ; 36 x 56 on sheet 52 x 61 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Donor
Form/​Genre
  • Maps—Gibraltar—1731
  • Maps—Spain—Balearic Islands—1731
  • Maps—Spain—Cádiz—1731
  • Maps—Spain—Ceuta—1731
  • Maps—Spain—Mahón—1731
  • Maps—Spain—Málaga—1731
  • Maps—Spain—Minorca—1731
Notes
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Ancillary maps: Insula Minorca ex Balearibus secunda cum castello porto Maon quam Angli jam ab anno 1708. in potestate habent -- Accurata delineatio hispanici castelli Ceuta in ora Africæ siti, quod Maroccenses per 34 annos frustra obsederunt, anno 1727, vero sponte deseruerunt.
  • Includes views: Prospectus celeberrimi portus Cadix in hispanico regno Andalusia -- Prospectus munitissimi castelli Gibraltar in Andalusia hispaniæ regno -- Prospectus urbis Malagæ in hispaniæ regno Granada.
  • Seutter was awarded the title of Imperial Geographer in 1731; the business passed to his son-in-law, Tobias Conrad Lotter, in 1760; cf. Tooley's dict. of mapmakers.
  • From an unidentified edition of Seutter's Atlas novus.
Source acquisition
Historic Maps copy 2 is gift of Robert A. McCabe, Princeton class of 1956.
References
Shirley, R. Maps in the atlases of the British Library T-Seu-2a, map 13 (ed. of 1742 or later)
Other title(s)
Accurata designatio celebris freti prope Andalusiae castellum Gibraltar
Other views
Staff view

Supplementary Information