WELCOME TO INVALUABLE
Be the first to know about
the latest online auctions.
Please enter a valid email address (name@host.com)
Sign Up »
PS: We value your privacy
Thank you!
 
 
Want to learn more
about online auctions?
Take a Quick Tour »
 
Invaluable cannot guarantee the accuracy of translations through Google Translate and disclaims any responsibility for inaccurate translations.
Show translation options

Lot 122: Early map of Mexico and a cornerstone map of New Spain

Arader Galleries November 2016 Auction

by Arader Galleries

05 November 2016

New York, NY, USA

Live Auction

Abraham Ortelius (1522-1598) Please Register/Login to access your Invaluable Alerts

Sold
  • Early map of Mexico and a cornerstone map of New Spain
  • Early map of Mexico and a cornerstone map of New Spain
Looking for the realised and estimated price?

Description: Hispaniae Novae Sivae Magnae Recens Et Vera Descriptio 1595. Abraham Ortelius (1527-1598). Engraved map. Antwerp, 1595. 14 x 18 inches sheet, 23 x 27 inches framed. One of the best early maps of Mexico and a cornerstone map of New Spain. The prototype for most maps of the early 17th century. It covers the Pacific coast from present-day Acapulco to about Mazatlan and inland to Mexico City, which is situated on a large lake.

Artist or Maker: Abraham Ortelius

Literature: Engraving on paper

Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
 
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)
Lot title
$0 (starting bid)