"Westphaliae Totius, Finitimarumque Regionum Accurata Descriptio", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1579 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
19.5 x 13.5 inches
49.5 x 34.3 cm
Very handsome chart of the region with three strapwork cartouches. Based on a manuscript map by Christian Sgroten that was made at the request of Philips II. From either the 1595 or 1601 Latin edition.
References: Van den Broecke #91.
Dark impression with wide margins. Color is a little mottled in some areas. A little weakness along centerfold, otherwise very good.