Artois/ARTESIA


Name of map : Artois/ARTESIA

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number : 5980;

Map number : Ort 73; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 115

State number of plate: 1

Copy from edition: 1592 Latin. This map was used from 1587 to 1592;

Estimated number of copies printed: 1000

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 20

Area displayed : Artois

Plate size : 373 x 484 mm;

Paper size : 438 x 552 mm;

Margins, left : 35 mm, right: 36 mm;

upper : 24 mm, lower: 41 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper color : off white;

Age of map color: old, original color;

Imperfections

margins : some soiling of lower right corner; brown spot in upper left margin

plate area : none;

verso : none;

Overall quality : perfect/EXCELLENT/very good/good/fair/mediocre/poor

Remark : this is by far the rarest of the two Ortelius maps of Artois.

Price : Euro 800


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