Period: 1602 (published)
Publication: Breve compendio dal theatro
Color: Hand Color
4.1 x 3 inches
10.4 x 7.6 cm
Fine miniature map of Ireland with major cities, rivers and lakes named. North is oriented to the right of the map and it is adorned with a strapwork title cartouche and simple scale of miles. The map was engraved by the brothers Ambrose and Ferdinand Arsenius who had been assistants to Frans Hogenburg and co-engravers of Ortelius' folio Theatrum. Italian text on verso.
Minor damp stains in blank margins.