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Abraham Ortelius (1522 - 1598)

Lot 43032: Ortelius - Map of India and surrounding Islands as well as part of America, China

Trillium Antique Prints & Rare Books

July 9, 2022
Franklin, TN, US

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Description

This rare atlas in miniature is from Abraham Ortelius's Abrege du Theatre d'Ortelius, contenant la description des principales parties et regions du Monde or The epitome of the theatre of the universe. This is considered the "pocket" version of Ortelius's Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. The work was published in Antwerp by J. Keerbergen in 1602. It is considered the second edition and printed in French. Many of the engravings from this work were annotated at an early date with degrees of latitude and longitude.

Dimensions

~ 6" by 5 3/8"

Artist or Maker

Abraham Ortelius

Medium

Engraving

Date

1602

Condition Report

The work is in very good to excellent condition overall. There may be some faint offset or minor imperfections to be expected with age. Please review the image carefully for condition and contact us with any questions.

Literature

Abrege du Theatre d'Ortelius

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