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Description: Frontispiece for Abraham Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, published in 1570, and considered the first modern atlas. Title is surrounded by four figures r...
Reference Number: 12355
Description: Waldseemüller, Martin; Orbis typus universalis ivxta hydrographorum traditionem. From the supplement to Ptolemy's Geographia. Woodcut map, hand-colored. On...
Description: Map of America. This is the oldest map in the Parker collection. It is based on the geography of Ortelius, who is considered to be the creator of the first...
Historic Name: Chapelle of St. Martin de Sayssuel
Reference Number: 110017
Reference Number: 80569
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