Exhibit: "Netherlandic Treasures" on Display through August - Don't miss it!

Image of hand-colored illustration on rare map
Illustrated section from Frederik de Wit. Nova totius Americae descriptio. [Amsterdam: s.n.], 1660.

These aren't your ordinary mobile phone-rendered maps to the grocery store, the park, or the museum!

Sea Monsters? check! Elaborately hand-colored cartouches? check! Many mast-sailing ships scattered all over the oceans? Of course! Don't miss "Netherlandic Treasures," our current exhibition on display in our recently renovated 7th floor exhibition space in the Hatcher Graduate Library.

Sea Monster image on rare map
Illustration from William Janszoon Blaeu. Nova totius terrarum orbis geographica ac hydrographica tabula. [Amsterdam: Blaeu, 1642].

Featuring some of the earliest, rarest, most beautiful, or most unusual Dutch and Flemish books, manuscripts, and maps held by the University of Michigan Library, we invite you to view this exhibit on display until August 28th.

Open Monday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.