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The Mapping of North America

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The map centres on the region to the east of Frankfurt, Germany, Erfurt is seen upper right next to the title cartouche. It was published in Abraham Ortelius’ ‘Theatrum Orbis Terrarum’, the first modern atlas, from 1595. This example with Spanish text to the verso was published in 1602. Karrow 1/121a; Van der Broecke 95a.

Hennebergen sis Ditionis

Antwerp, 1595-[1602]
340 x 230 mm., early wash colour, in good condition.
Stock number: 5585


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