Period: 1602 (published)
Publication: Breve compendio dal theatro
Color: Hand Color
5 x 3.4 inches
12.7 x 8.6 cm
Attractive miniature map of the Bay of Cadiz decorated with strapwork title and scale cartouches, tiny sailing ships and sea monsters. 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.
faint damp stains in blank margins.