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SOLD Europae

SOLD Europae

Code: 78253

  • SOLD
  • Date: 1570
  • Condition: AA
  • Colour: Original
  • Size: 35 x 50. 5 cm

Title: ' Europae'.

A classic map of Europe that derives from Mercator's work; Russia from Jenkinson's map; Scandanavia from Olaus Magnus. The relatively modest cartouche shows a partially covered and apparently distraught Europa sitting on the back of a placid Zeus as a bull (and lover of Europa), both gazing toward Europe. Published in the atlas Theatrum Orbis Terrarum.

In very good condition with a margin reinforcement to the verso and a couple of small margin repairs (not affecting the image).