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A fine example of Ortelius's third plate of the Americas

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

America Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, Latin text edition. 355 x 480mm.

Excellent impression, wide margins.

A classic collector's map of the Americas printed from the last of three plates, all engraved by Frans Hogenberg, now with the famous extra bulge in South America removed and an extra cartouche over Anian. There is an engraved date of 1587 bottom right, examples of this plate appeared in atlases the same year.

BURDEN: 39; VAN DEN BROECKE: 11.
Stock ID : 13288

£3,600

£3,600

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Stock Id :13288

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A fine example of Ortelius's third plate of the Americas

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

America Sive Novi Orbis Nova Descriptio.
Antwerp, 1598, Latin text edition. 355 x 480mm.

Excellent impression, wide margins.

A classic collector's map of the Americas printed from the last of three plates, all engraved by Frans Hogenberg, now with the famous extra bulge in South America removed and an extra cartouche over Anian. There is an engraved date of 1587 bottom right, examples of this plate appeared in atlases the same year.

BURDEN: 39; VAN DEN BROECKE: 11.
Stock ID : 13288

£3,600

£3,600

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