|DE BRY, Th. - America sive novus orbis respectu Europaeorum inferior globi terrestris pars 1596.|
Frankfurt, 1596, Uncoloured.. 330x398mm. Cropped lower margin, now carefully extended and missing area re-drawn. Paper slightly age-toned. A good and dark impression.
An especially rare and beautiful hemisphere map of the Americas, with exquisite calligraphy and superb portraits of Columbus, Magellan, Vespucci and Pizarro adorning the corners amidst nautical scenes. Based on Plancius' 18 sheet planisphere of 1592, especially along the Northwest coast. South Ameri... (Go to Item Page)
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