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Publisher: ORTELIUS, A.
Title: Spectandum dedit Ortelius mortalib..
Published in: Antwerp, 1580
   
Size: 12.8 x 8.5 inches.
32.5 x 21.5 cm.
Colouring:

Uncoloured.
Condition: Good and dark imprint. Light browning of paper. Good margins.
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This famous portrait, engraved by Galle, was included in Ortelius' atlases from 1579 onwards.
The title translation is By looking, Ortelius gave to mortal beings the world, by looking at his face, Galleus gave them Ortelius.
The portrait is surrounded in a strapwork and garland frame. Latin text on verso.





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Lot number: 40461

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Price :$ 550
Approx. Euro 473  

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