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  • Title/Content of Map: 1598 Ortelius Map of Italy -- Italiae Novissima Descriptio Auctore Iacobo Castaldo Pedemontano
  • Cartographer: A Ortelius
  • Year/Place: 1598, Antwerp
  • Size: 13.8 X 19.7 in.

    This is a superb map of Italy. The map extends to include Corsica, with parts of Sardinia and Sicily, and shows the western coast of the Balkans to Corfu. The map is filled with detail of the topography, rivers, lakes and cities. It also features a vignette of Neptune and a mermaid companion, sea monsters, a variety of ships and decorative cartouches.

    Reserve: $450.00

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  • Condition
    Good. Nice strike on watermarked, laid paper. Slight soiling, and marginal splits and a small split in the issued centerfold. A small void in northern Adriatic. Nice color.
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    1598 Ortelius Map of Italy -- Italiae Novissima

    Estimate $550 - $700May 26, 2020
    Starting Price $300
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    Ships fromJasper52 seller #21927 in Ohio
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    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Steve Kovacs
    Maps Expert
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