Duchy of Milan by Ortelius
THEATRUM ORBIS TERRARUM The worlds first true modern Atlas Published 1670 1624 Antwerp By Abraham Ortelius 1527- 1598 Royal Cosmographer to Philip II of Spain. Approximate printed 7300 From 1570-1612. Approximate survival 884 examples. 12.1 % MAP OF DUCHY of MILAN and surrounding areas. Cities include Milan, Monaco, Turin, Parma, Nice and multiple lakes. Including lake Como Ship and sea monsters add to the charm of the map DVCATVS MEDIOLANEN:/SIS, FINITIMA:, RVMQ REGIONV/ Ortellus sources J. Septala. Beautiful regional map of Italy from the Renaissance.
Hand colored, copperplate engraved.
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