Spain, Valencia; Abraham Ortelius - Valentia Regnum - 1667

Description
Spain, Valencia; Abraham Ortelius - Valentia Regnum - 1667
Beautiful little card

Condition: good. Narrow but adequate margins.

Small copper engraving of Valencia, Spain.

A miniature map of the region of Valencia, showing small towns, rivers, and political divisions. Italian text on verso.

Pietro Maria Marchetti produced the second pocket atlas based on Abraham Ortelius' folio Theatrum. It is often referred to as the plagiarised version of the Epitome. The copper plates are closely copied from those of Philip Galle's 1593 Italian edition.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Spain
Geographical specification
Valencia
Map maker/ publisher
Abraham Ortelius
Map/ Book title
Valentia Regnum
Period
1667
Condition
Good
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Beautiful little card
Size of the largest image
8×11 cm
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