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