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Abraham Ortelius:  Insular Aliquot Aegaei Maris Antiqua Descrip . . . (Large Cyprus Inset)

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Title: Insular Aliquot Aegaei Maris Antiqua Descrip . . . (Large Cyprus Inset)

Map Maker: Abraham Ortelius

Place / Date: Antwerp / 1584

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 18.5 x 14.5 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $1,200.00

Inventory ID: 47974


Description:

Striking full color example of Ortelius' map of Cyprus, ringed by smaller maps of islands in the Aegean, including Lesbos, Rhodes, Rhenia, Tremon, Icaria, Euboaea, Chios, Lemnos, Cia et Ceos and Samus.

From Abraham Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world.


References: Van Den Broecke 216; Stylianou 67


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Maps of Aegean
Maps of Greece
Maps of European Islands
Maps of Turkey