Barent Langenes (16th c.)

  • Iapan. From Caert-Thresoor [...] Middelburg 1598 (ca. 9 x 13 cm). (private collection)

  • Little is known about Barent Langenes from Middelburg (Netherlands). Probably he was the author and publisher of the 'Caert-Thesoor'. The first edition of this miniature atlas (1598) still had some problems, but re-written and re-engraved later editions in Amsterdam popularity for about five decades.

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