November 5, 2016, 1:00 PM EST
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Lot 140: De Jode?s rare map of North America(57 views)
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Description: Americae Pars Borealis, Florida, Baccalaos, Canada, Corterealis. Cornelis De Jode (1509-1591). Engraved map Antwerp, 1593. 22 x 27 1/2 inches sheet, 27 1/4 x 32 1/2 inches framed. De Jode?s rare map of North America is the first full folio-size map to focus on North America and is preceded only by the Forlani/Zaltieri map of 1565.
Artist or Maker: Cornelis De Jode
Literature: engraving on paper
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