Eryn. HIBERNIAE, BRITTANICAE INSULAE, NOVA DESCRIPTIO,Irlandt


Name of map : Eryn. HIBERNIAE, BRITTANICAE INSULAE, NOVA DESCRIPTIO,Irlandt

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number : 5800

 

Map number : Ort 22; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 57

State number of plate:3

Copy from edition: 1606 English; Page signature: 14

Estimated number of copies printed: 5975

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 140

Area displayed : Ireland;

Plate size : 357 x 482 mm;

Paper size : 377 x 514 mm;

Margins, left : 18 mm; right: 14 mm;

upper : 16 mm; lower: 8 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: strong and heavy;

Paper color : off white;

Age of map color: old, original color;

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

Imperfections

margins : slightly trimmed;

plate area : none;

verso : none;

Overall quality :

perfect/EXCELLENT/very good/good/fair/mediocre/poor

Additional remarks: a beautiful copy of the earliest map with any
pretense to detail of Ireland, from the rare English edition;

Price : Euro 2500


For questions/comments concerning this page, please e-mail info@orteliusmaps.com.
The software that generates this website is available for sale. For more information, contact Thomer M. Gil.
This page has been generated on Sun Mar 18 16:49:49 2007.