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Publisher: STRADANUS, Johannes / COLLAERT, Jan (II).
Title: Lapis polaris magnes.
Published in: Antwerp, Philips Galle, c. 1590
Size: 7.6 x 10.7 inches.
19.2 x 27.3 cm.

Condition: Cut on neat line with title and text in the lower margin is cut off. Remargined. Strong impression.
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This is a plate from a series of twenty prints illustrating new inventions and discoveries (Nova Reperta) after Jan van der Straet. On image, bottom right: 'Ion. Stradanus Invent.' and 'Phls. Galle excud.'

Seated to right, seen on profile, Flavio Amalfitano at his desk measuring a compass while reading a book; a globe and an hourglass also seen on his desk and a dog at his feet; opposite him, floating on air, a sailing ship and below another desk with books and an astrolabe globe; a large recipient filled with liquid and a stone at entre seen in the foreground, to left.
Reference: New Hollstein (Dutch & Flemish) 324.I (Johannes Stradanus)

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STRADANUS, Johannes / COLLAERT, Jan (II). - Lapis polaris magnes.

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