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Azores. Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) Açores Insulae.

Auction: Books & Manuscripts - 3311T Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2019 12:00PM


Azores. Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598) Açores Insulae. Antwerp: Ortelius, 1584 [or later]. Large double-page folio copper-plate engraved map on laid paper, hand-colored, text on verso in Roman type in Latin; based on Luis Teixeira's work, map with three ornate title cartouches and a title banner, the sea engraved in stipple with a sea monster and two sailing ships, 21 3/4 x 18 1/8 in.
Estimate $200-300

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Luis Teixeira