"Veronae urbis Territorium, a Bernardo Brognolo Descriptum", Ortelius, Abraham
Subject: Northern Italy
Period: 1579 (dated)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Black & White
18.5 x 13 inches
47 x 33 cm
Handsome and beautifully composed map of the vicinity of Verona, from Mantua to Trento, with Lake Garda shown prominently. The map is based on the cartography of Bernardino Brugnoli. A large, exotic title cartouche fills the upper left corner. French text on verso, published in 1598.
References: Van den Broecke #120.
A dark impression on watermarked paper with wide, original margins and all edges gilt. There is very minor foxing along sheet edges.