"Thusciae Descriptio Auctore Hieronymo Bellarmato", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1579 (published)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Hand Color
19.3 x 12.5 inches
49 x 31.8 cm
Splendid map of Tuscany is based on the regional map of Giralomo Bellarmati. The map extends to include Rome in the lower right corner. It is richly embellished with an ornate title cartouche and a variety of ships. Latin text on verso.
References: Van den Broecke #130.
Couple of unobtrusive brown ink manuscript notations, else very good.