"Transilvania", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1579 (published)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Hand Color
17.8 x 13 inches
45.2 x 33 cm
Handsome map vividly depicting the mountainous regions and the fertile river valleys. Three strapwork cartouches including one that credits Sambucus's map of 1566 as the basis of this map. Latin text on verso.
References: Van den Broecke #153.1.
Minor soil in margins.