"Turonensis Ducatus", Ortelius/Vrients
Period: 1602 (published)
Publication: Breve compendio dal theatro
Color: Hand Color
4.6 x 3.4 inches
11.7 x 8.6 cm
Delightful miniature map covering the region surrounding Tours decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. 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.
Light damp stains in blank margins.