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Nova Hispania et Nova Galicia
1630. Basata sulla mappa di Ortelius del 1579, divenuta base per molte mappe del XVII secolo relative all'area messicana. Splendida carta che si estende dalla zona a nord di Mazatlan ad Acapulco e da Tehuacan alla Sierra Madre, mostrando Città del Messico, Puebla (Angelorum Civitas), Colima, Campostella, Purificatio e Mechoacan, in quanto principali città dell'epoca. Carta altamente decorativa, con splendidi cartigli araldici per il titolo, navi, rose dei venti e cartigli più piccoli. Incisione in rame con coloritura coeva, piccole macchie, in generale in buone condizioni. Based on Ortelius's map of 1579 which became the basis for many of the seventeenth century maps of the area. Gorgeous map of Mexico extending from just north of Mazatlan to Acapulco and from Tehuacan to the Sierra Madres, showing Mexico City, Puebla (Angelorum Civitas), Colima, Campostella, Purificatio and Mechoacan as the major cities of the time. A highly ornate decorative map, with fabulous armorial title cartouche, sailing ships, compass rose and smaller cartouche. Copperplate with original colour, some foxing, generally in very god condition. Amsterdam Amsterdam Dimensioni in mm. 500 X 390
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