Angliae, Scotiae et Hiberniae, sive Brittanicar: ...


Name of map     : Angliae, Scotiae et Hiberniae, sive Brittanicar: Insularum descriptio;

Cartographer    : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number    : 3555

Map number      : Ort 16

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1581 French; Page signature: 6

Estimated number of copies printed: 7300

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 260

Area displayed  : United Kingdom and Ireland

Plate size      : 346 x 502 mm;

Paper size      : 398 x 567 mm;

Margins, left   : 31 mm;  right: 30  mm;

         upper  : 25 mm;  lower: 27  mm;

Paper thickness and quality:  heavy and strong;

Paper  color    : off white;

Age of map color: old, original;

     colors used: yellow, blue, green, red, orange, pink, blue;

  general color appearance: subdued and restrained;

Imperfections

margins  : hole in upper right margin expertly restored;

plate area: none;

verso     : weak inprint of text; centerfold restored

Overall quality :

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Price           :   Euro 1500


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