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Abraham Ortelius:  Regni Hispaniae Post Omnium Editiones Locumplessima Descriptio

Maps of Spain


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Title: Regni Hispaniae Post Omnium Editiones Locumplessima Descriptio

Map Maker: Abraham Ortelius

Place / Date: Antwerp / 1584

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 19.5 x 15 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $1,100.00

Inventory ID: 47588


Description:

Striking  example of Ortelius' map of Spain, from Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. 

Large cartouche, 2 sea monsters and two ships. Based upon the map of Carolus Clusius or Charles de l'Escluse (1526-1609), a botanist by profession, who published a 6 sheet map of Spain in 1571.


References: Van den Broeke 25


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