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Map of Provence, from its first 'Theatrum' issue

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Provinciae, Regionis Galliæ vera exactissimaque descriptio.
Antwerp, 1595, Latin text edition. Original colour. 355 x 505mm.

Lateral margins reinforced.

An early map of Provence, engraved in 1594 from Pierre-Jean de Bompar's map of 1591, with strapwork cartouches for title and scale. Ortelius's version was first published in the 1595 'Additamentum', a collection of 17 new maps not in the previous edition of the 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum'. This example was issued in the full atlas, published later the same year.

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Stock Id :20414

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Map of Provence, from its first 'Theatrum' issue

ORTELIUS, Abraham.

Provinciae, Regionis Galliæ vera exactissimaque descriptio.
Antwerp, 1595, Latin text edition. Original colour. 355 x 505mm.

Lateral margins reinforced.

An early map of Provence, engraved in 1594 from Pierre-Jean de Bompar's map of 1591, with strapwork cartouches for title and scale. Ortelius's version was first published in the 1595 'Additamentum', a collection of 17 new maps not in the previous edition of the 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum'. This example was issued in the full atlas, published later the same year.

VAN DEN BROECKE: 47.
Stock ID : 20414

£550

£550

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