"Livoniae nova descriptio Ioanne Portantio auctore", Ortelius/Galle
Period: 1588 (published)
Publication: Epitome du Theatre du Monde
Color: Hand Color
4.3 x 3 inches
10.9 x 7.6 cm
This handsome miniature map of the Baltic region is embellished with a sailing ship and a sea monster. French text on verso.
Original color with slight oxidation of green, reinforced with light Japanese tissue on verso.