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ORTELIUS, A. - l'isle de France, Parisiensis Agri de Script.

ORTELIUS, A. - l'isle de France, Parisiensis Agri de Script.
l'isle de France, Parisiensis Agri de Script. - ORTELIUS, A.
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Title : l'isle de France, Parisiensis Agri de Script..
Map maker : ORTELIUS, A..
Date : Antwerp, 1641.
Size : 13.4 x 17.7 inches. / 34.0 x 45.0 cm.
Colouring : Coloured.

Description :An attractive map that depicts the region surrounding Paris. There are strap-work title and scale cartouches and a beautiful interlocking border. The high detail depicts lakes, rivers, mountains, cities & towns.
Abraham Ortelius (1527 - 1598) was one of the most important figures in the early history of cartography. His seminal 1570 atlas “Theatrum Orbis Terrarum”, is generally considered to be the world's first modern atlas. Ortelius was born in Antwerp and began his cartographic career as a typesetter for the Antwerp Guild of St. Luke. In this role, Ortelius traveled extensively through Europe where he came into contact with Mercator, under whose influence, he marketed himself as a "scientific geographer". Ortelius met Mercator in 1554 and worked with him from time to time on various cartographic projects.
During Ortelius’s long career, he published numerous important maps as well as issued several updated editions of his cardinal work, the “Theatrum Orbis Terrarum”, with 53 maps. Later, Ortelius was appointed Royal Cartographer to King Phillip II of Spain.

Condition : With two minor margin tears at the centerfold professionally repaired. Paper age toned.


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