Author: Willian Shephard (Historical Atlas – 1911).
Artistic reproduction from the original, this map placed on the famous atlas from that time shows the routes of the main navigators and explorers of multiple nationalities greedy for conquests of the new world and the Indians. Highlighted by the overtaking of the Portuguese and Spanish people, pioneers of these conquests.
This map is rewarding happiness of the author, look at it for straight hours, imagine the difficulties of navigations from the time mentioned, the distances, the dispute amount the world powers from that time, makes us “trip” on one of the most important periods of our history.
Measures without frame: 1,27 m x 0,61 m (~4ft 2in x 2ft 0in) / 0,62 m X 0,31 m (~2ft 0,4in x 1ft 0,2in). (This measurement is already 1 cm more on each side for better framing).
Execution time of the original: 298 hours.
Material: 75 micron polyester film. (For more details look at this website in the "materials" tab).
Technique: shapes and geographical accidents traced with nakin pen, painted with soft pastel and fixed with protector varnish against fungus, moisture and weather per the technique created and develop by Francisco Stein – 100% Handmade.
Available in two sizes.
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Delivery time – 7 days after the approval of the order + the mail delivery time.
We send with the map a Certificate of Authenticity with details of the map, unique serial number, signed and authorized by the artist.