Tel +44 (0) 7764 165300 - Order by Phone / Online

You have ( 0 ) item(s) in your basket

Ortelius - Asiae Nova Descriptio

Code: 78563    

£750.00
Qty 

  • Date: 1579
  • Condition: B
  • Colour: Original colour
  • Size: 35 x 50.5 cms


Title: 'Asiae Nova Descriptio'.

A fine general map of the Continent of Asia from Ortelius' important World Atlas "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum". Includes Japan in an almost recognizably modern 3-island form, but not include Korea. Latin text to verso, second plate.

The condition is fair with some repairs to the margin that have crept into the image. A chance to acquire a cornerstone map at a heavily discounted price.

Ref: van den Broecke 7

Ortelius - Asiae Nova Descriptio
  • Ortelius - Asiae Nova Descriptio - picture 1
  • Ortelius - Asiae Nova Descriptio - picture 2