The Holy Land map itself occupies the center and is surrounded by vignettes of the life of the Patriarch Abraham. Extremely decorative map made by Ortelius, based on Ptolemy, but mostly on the bible, ..
A splendid map of ancient Egypt, which appeared in Ortelius' Parergon. The map is based on his separately published map of Egypt, published in 1565, but with differences in the delineation. Dedicated ..
Second state. Ortelius' fine map of Asia well represents the continent at a time when Europeans were expanding their power in the far east. The Indian subcontinent and Malaysian peninsula are easily r..
In an inset Mechelen and surroundings. Decorative scale and title cartouche with dedicational initials which may refer to Laurentius Michaelis who may be connected with the Mechelen inset map.Dare to ..
Deux cartes sur une planche. Texte français au verso. La carte du Calaisis est fondée sur la carte en 4 feuilles par Nicolas de Nicolay publiée en 1558 représentant la région entre Boulogne et Calais...
Three maps on one sheet. The left hand is centered on the eastern part of Austria. The right upper hand map is centered on northern Yugoslavia, and the last map is centered on Dalmatian province. Abr..
Three maps on one sheet. The left hand is centered on the eastern part of Austria. The riht upper hand map is centered on northern Yugoslavia, and the last map is centered on Dalmatian province. Abrah..