1593 De Jode - Secundae partis Asiae, typus

Extremely rare De Jode map of Arabia

Title:

Secundae partis Asiae, typus

Map maker:

Cornelius de Jode, Speculum Orbis Terrae

Place and Year:

Antwerp, 1593

Dimensions:

39.5 x 54.5 cm (15.6 x 21.5 in)

Technique:

Copperplate engraving

Coloring:

Uncolored

Condition Rating:

VG+

9,000.00
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DETAILS

Undoubtedly one of the most spectacular 16th century maps of Arabia.

Verso text: Latin. Watermark: two crossed arrows.

CONDITION NOTES

Reinforced centerfold, overall excellent.  Wide margins.

IDENTIFIER

NL-00324

REFERENCES

Ankary #20.

Karrow, Robert W., Abraham Ortelius, and Leo Bagrow. Mapmakers of the Sixteenth Century and Their Maps: Bio-bibliographies of the Cartographers of Abraham Ortelius, 1570. Chicago: Published for the Newberry Library by Speculum Orbis Press, 1993., 30/91.2.

Tibbetts, G. R. Arabia in Early Maps. Ney York, NY: Oleander Maps, 1978, 38.

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