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Typus orbis terrarum.

Image ID: 54654

Typus orbis terrarum. (1587)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Typus orbis terrarum.


: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527-1598 -- Cartographer

Published Date

: [1595]

Created Date

: 1587


: Engravings -- Hand-colored

Specific Material Type

: Maps

Item Physical Description

: 1 print ; 36.1 x 49.5 cm.


: From Abraham Ortelius, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, Antwerp 1595. Note 2.) Varient (Antwerp 1570) in Davidson (1988) 6-9.

Standard Reference

: Deák 013; Stokes Addenda, Maps, 1587-Maps-13


: I. N. Phelps Stokes Collection of American Historical Prints. / Individual prints, drawings, paintings and maps in the Stokes Collection.


: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Print Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 54654

Record ID

: 118530

Digital Item Published

: 9-15-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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