Galliae Regni Potentiss: Nova Descriptio. Abraham ORTELIUS.

Galliae Regni Potentiss: Nova Descriptio

Antwerp: Abraham Ortelius, 1603.

Map. Engraving with beautiful original hand color. Image measures 14" x 18 3/4". Staining and toning, repair to margins, but otherwise is good condition.

Old color example of this lovely map of 16th c. France by Ortelius. Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598), a Flemish cartographer and geographer, is widely regarded as one of the important and influential cartographers in history. He is known for his "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum," which was the first modern atlas. Van den Broecke #34

Binding: Unbound
Language: Latin

Price: $400.00

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