1598 – A. Ortelius – Poloniae Lituaniaeq
Title: “Poloniae Lituaniaeq. Descriptio. Auctore Wencelsao Godreccio; et cor:recgtore Andrea Pograbio Pilsnesi”
Very nice map of Poland, the 2nd plate appearing in post-1595 edition of the Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. Based on the now lost map of Waclaw Grodecki. The Polish kingdom near its greatest territorial limits, south to the Black Sea into present Moldova and Ukraine. The line of the Dnieper River at the right of the map. French text on verso.
Cartographer: Abraham Ortelius (1527 – 1598)
Sheet size: 57,0 x 46,5 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Very good condition! Very strong print and paper. Original colouring.
This is a genuine antique map published in 1598 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!