1612 Vrients / Ortelius LUXEMBOURG Original Antique map Luxemburg Lussemburgo
Fine original antique map showing the Luxembourg from famous Theatrum Orbis Terrarum by Abraham Ortelius published in Antwerp in 1612. The map, engraved by Hogemberg is based on the oldest known survey of Luxembourg conducted by Jacques de Surhon (Iacobo Surhonio) for Emperor Charles V in 1551.
It was not published for several years because of military security restrictions. Age toned but nice dark impression, stable paper and. The item "1612 Vrients / Ortelius LUXEMBOURG Original Antique map Luxemburg Lussemburgo" is in sale since Friday, September 22, 2017.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "ruggis" and is located in Brescia. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Condition: Used
- Type: World Atlas
- Date Range: 1600-1699
- Year: 1612
- Country/Region: Luxembourg
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Cartographer/Publisher: Abraham Ortelius
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original