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Insolae & Ars Mosambique

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190.00 €


Article ID AF0147
Artist Bertius (1565-1629)
Petrus Bertius (1565 –1629) was a Flemish theologian, historian, geographer and cartographer. Bertius published much in mathematics, and historical and theological works, but he is now well known as cartographer with his edition of the Geographia of Ptolemy (based on Mercator's edition from 1578), and for its atlas.
Title Insolae & Ars Mosambique
Year ca. 1620
Description Map shows the island Ilha de Moçambique.
Place of Publication Amsterdam
Dimensions (cm)9,50 x 12,50
ConditionVery good
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print


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