"Galliae Regni Potentiss: Nova Descriptio, Ioanne Ioliveto Auctore", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1579 (published)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Hand Color
19.7 x 13.5 inches
50 x 34.3 cm
Decorative map of the whole of France based on the work of Jean Jolivet. The map is fully engraved with topographical features and cities. The large strapwork cartouche contains text, and a coat of arms is displayed in the stipple engraved sea. Latin text on verso.
References: Van den Broecke #34.