21 of 276 Items


Searched for the phrase "north america maps early works to 1800" in Subject


Back Back to Results Thumbnails View Enlarged Image Pan and Zoom Add to Selections Purchase Print or Photo Gift Printer-Friendly Version Next

Tierra nveva.

Image ID: 434490

Tierra nveva. ([1574?])

Image Details

Image Title

:  Tierra nveva.

Creator

: Gastaldi, Giacomo, ca. 1500-ca. 1565 -- Cartographer

Additional Name(s)

: Sanuto, Giulio, 1540-1580  -- Engraver
Sanuto, Livio, 1520-1576  -- Engraver
Ruscelli, Girolamo, d. ca. 1565  -- Cartographer

Published Date

: [1574?]

Item Physical Description

: 1 map ; 17 x 23 cm.

Notes

: Appears in Ruscelli's edition of Ptolemy's Geografia di Claudio Tolomeo Alessandrino. 1574. Note 2.) Attributed to Giacomo Gastaldi, with engraving by Giulio and Livio Sanuto--Burden. Note 3.) Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection ; 540a. Note 4.) National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard. Note 5.) NYPL copy has ms. "14" in ink in upper right corner. Note 6.) On verso: 31. [Signature:] Hh. Note 7.) Probably 2nd state, based on description in Burden. Note 8.) Relief shown pictorially. Note 9.) Text on verso.

Standard Reference

: Burden. Mapping of North America, 30

Source

: Lawrence H. Slaughter Collection of English maps, charts, globes, books and atlases / Charts and maps

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division

Catalog Call Number

: Map Div. 97-6365 [LHS 540a]

Digital ID

: 434490

Record ID

: 253110

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

Browse More

Sources, libraries, guides, online catalog

Link

Permalink (click to copy):

Embed this image (click code)







NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the vast collections of The New York Public Library, including drawings, illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.