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Americae sive Novi Orbis, nova descriptio.
Selling price: $8675
See MapForm, issue 7, Van der Broecke, Has the fourth Ortelius Americas plate ever been used?., page 28, 32.
Van der Broecke states that of this plate, Ort.11-2, only about ten copies are known to exist.
Apparently, the atlas' revision was interrupted. A few instances of these later maps are known; this is one of only five recorded copies.
Reference: Denuce, Oud-Nederlandsche Kaartmakers in betrekking met Plantijn (1912-13),II,90: Keuning, The Van Langren family, Imago Mundi XIII,107; MCCS34: Notes and addenda, 20-1; Schilder, Monumenta Cartographica Neerlandica,III, 256-8.
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