Leen Helmink Antique Maps

Antique map of the World by Benedictus Arias Montanus


Stock number: 18662

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Cartographer

Benedictus Arias Montanus

Title

Benedict Arias Montanus Sacrae Geographiae Tabulam ex Antiquissimorum Cultor.

First Published

Amsterdam, 1572

Size

37.8 x 54.0 cms

Technique

Copperplate engraving

Condition

excellent

Price

$ 6,500.00




Description

One of the earliest maps to depict an Australian landmass, almost half a century before it was discovered.