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Antique map of Iceland by Ortelius




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MAKER Ortelius
TITLE Islandia
PLACE ISSUED Antwerp
FIRST EDITION 1587
THIS EDITION 1612
SIZE (hxw cms) 34.1 x 49.7
AREA SHOWN Iceland
TECHNIQUE Copper engraving
PAGE NUMBER 116
SIGNATURE
VERSO Latin text
COLOURING or.col.
CONDITION mint
DESCRIPTION One of the best collector's maps. This example from the rare and legendary last edition of Ortelius' Theatrum, the 1612 Latin edition. in pristine condition and gorgeous original color. A breathtaking example of one of the most spectacular and desirable of all early maps.
GUARANTEE We do not sell reproductions. We guarantee that this is a genuine and original antique map that was published on or near the given date. A certificate of authentication is provided on request.



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The International Mapsellers Association Nederlandsche Vereeniging van Antiquaren

Antique Maps

Leen Helmink
International League of Antiquarian Booksellers The International Map Collectors' Society