"Ducatus Mediolanensis, Finitimarumq, Regionu Descriptio", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1579 (published)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Hand Color
18.5 x 14 inches
47 x 35.6 cm
Handsome map of Northern Italy with north oriented to the right. The map is based on the cartography of Johannes Septala and is filled with detail and embellished with an ornate title cartouche, a sea monster and a sailing ship.
References: Van den Broecke #125.