"Insulae Canariae alias Fortunatae dictae", Ogilby, John
Subject: Atlantic Ocean - Canary Islands
Period: 1671 (circa)
Color: Black & White
13.3 x 10 inches
33.8 x 25.4 cm
This attractive map depicts the Canary Islands, plus Madeira and Porto Santo. It is embellished with a compass rose, rhumb lines and sailing ships and the decorative cartouche features a large family of merfolk.
Fine impression with some plate ink residue.