Abrahami Patriarchae Peregrinatio et vitae

Name of map : Abrahami Patriarchae Peregrinatio et vitae

Cartographer : Ortelius (1527-1598)

Stock number : 6079

Map number : Ort 183; (Koeman Atlantes Neerlandici III): 25P/I

State number of plate: second plate, first and only state;

Copy from edition: 1590 IV Add. Latin; Page signature: blank

Estimated number of copies printed: 3800

Estimated number of loose copies in circulation: 58

Area displayed : the Holy Land, surrounded by 22 medallions

depicting scenes from Abraham's life;

Plate size : 356 x 465 mm;

Paper size : 389 x 525 mm;

Margins, left : 21 mm, right: 29 mm;

upper : 25 mm, lower: 5 mm;

Paper thickness and quality: heavy and strong;

Paper color : off white;

Age of map color: old, original;

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

general color appearance: subtle and restrained;


margins : right margin and upper corners strengthened/replaced;

plate area: none;

verso : none;

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

Price : Euro 4000

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