1541 Fries - Europae tabula sexta continet italiam
SOLD: 1541 Ptolemaic map of Italy by Laurent Fries
Europae tabula sexta continet italiam
Laurent Fries, Claudii Ptolemaei Alexandrini geographicae enarrationis libri octo
41.5 x 24 cm (16.4 x 9.4 in)
Ptolemaic map of Italy with Corsica, and parts of Sardinia and Sicily. The map depicts major rivers and mountain ranges, including the Alps and Apennines, both of which are executed using hachures.
Minimal restoration to the centerfold.