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    • Author: DE JODE Gerard
    • Year: 1593
    • Dimension: 378 x 522 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • Very rare first edition of the Hainaut map by Abraham Ortelius The history of this rare map is fascinating. It was based on a manuscript map by Jacques Surhon (1548), which for security reasons was not published. In 1572, Ortelius applied for privilege to publish the map, but it was never granted. The plate wasengraved anyway, and some prints (perhaps 100) made from it appeared in the 1573-1575 editions of Theatrum. That plate was then…

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1573
    • Dimension: 374 x 506 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • A fine miniature map by Philippe Galle from “Epitome du Theatre” by Abraham Ortelius published in Antwerp in 1598 with french text on verso.

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1598
    • Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • Superb map of the German Empire showing northern Europe, from the eastern tip of England to Poland, and extends from the North Sea to Venice and the coast of Croatia published by Johan Baptiste Vrients for the 1612 edition of Ortelius’ Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, the first modern atlas of the world. This plate was acquired by Vrients in 1603 from the engraver Franz Hogenberg (see his signature in the centre of the lower-left cartouche) and incorporated…

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1612
    • Dimension: 381 x 490 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • Important and rare two maps on one sheet showing the area of Basel and the Valais by Gerard De Jode. In 1578, Gerard De Jode published his atlas entitled Speculum Orbis Terrarum but due to the strong market presence of Ortelius’ Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, sold poorly. This map comes from the second and last edition of the atlas published in 1593 by Cornelis De Jode. Cornelis de Jode (1568-1600) was the son of the mapmaker…

    • Author: DE JODE Gerard
    • Year: 1593
    • Dimension: 390 x 485 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • Fine map covering Abruzzi area, including the towns of Ascoli Piceno, Teramo, Pescara, etc. the map is based on Natale Bonifacio’s single sheet map of 1587. In upper right hand corner sea battle. Van den Broecke: 138

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1595
    • Dimension: 328 x 423 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • Aprutium

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    A fine miniature map showing Abruzzo from “Epitome du Theatre” by Abraham Ortelius published in Antwerp in 1598 with french text on verso. The engraver was P. Galle. [cod.298/15]

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1598
    • Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • Artois

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    A fine miniature map of Artois in northern France engraved with great care by P. Galle from “Epitome du Theatre” by A. Ortelius published in Antwerp in 1598 with french text on verso.

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1598
    • Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • Gallia

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    Attractive miniature map of whole France. From “Epitome du Theatre” by A. Ortelius published in Antwerp in 1598 with french text on verso. Engraved with great care by P. Galle.

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1598
    • Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • A fine miniature map covering all of South East Asia, China, Japan and the west coast of North America from “Epitome du Theatre” published in Antwerp in 1598 with french text on verso. The engraver was P. Galle.

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1598
    • Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • A fine miniature map showing the course of the Elneur River, with Beauregard and Clevemont. Oriented with the North on right. From “Epitome du Theatre” by A. Ortelius published in Antwerp in 1598 with french text on verso. Engraved with great care by P. Galle. There is great attention to forest, cities, roads, rivers and villages.

    • Author: ORTELIUS Abraham
    • Year: 1598
    • Dimension: 75 x 105 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp
  • A nice example of Gerard De Jode highly detailed map of Saxony centered on Mansfeld.  From the rare Speculum Orbis Terrae published in Amsterdam in 1593 by Cornelis De Jode.

    • Author: DE JODE Gerard
    • Year: 1593
    • Dimension: 334 x 250 mm
    • Place of publication: Antwerp