1597 Ptolemy Magini Keschedt Map Of Pakistan Iran And Afghanistan Print

1597 Ptolemy Magini Keschedt Map Of Pakistan Iran And Afghanistan by Paul Fearn

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1597 Ptolemy  Magini  Keschedt Map Of Pakistan Iran And Afghanistan Print By Paul Fearn

The watermark in the lower right corner of the image will not appear on the final print.

Frame

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Dimensions

Image:

8.00" x 5.75"

Overall:

10.00" x 7.75"

 

Print:

1597 Ptolemy Magini Keschedt Map of Pakistan Iran and Afghanistan by Paul Fearn - 8.00" x 5.75"

$45.00

Material:

Luster Photo Paper

$7.56

Finish:

Rolled in a Tube

$0.00

Assembly:

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$0.00

Total:

 

$52.56

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a scarce and unusual 1597 ptolemaic map of what constitutes modern day iran prints, pakistan and afghanistan. presented on a trapezoidal projection with bold mountain ranges dividing the region. this map was engraved by g. magini and g. porro based upon the 1561 valgrisi/ruscelli edition of ptolemy’s geography. shortly after magini issued his edition of the geographiae in 1596 prints, petrus keschedt prints, a german publisher operating out of cologne prints, copied it and began issuing his own pirated editions. in november of 1597 prints, no less a figure than abraham ortelius spotted the pirate. ortelius informed magini and prints, in the face of legal action prints, keschedt stopped publishing the atlas until 1608 prints, at which point he recut the plates and issued a new edition. the 1596 magini edition of ptolemy’s geographiae was the first small format edition of mercator’s atlas. prints

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About the Image

1597 Ptolemy Magini Keschedt Map of Pakistan Iran and Afghanistan by Paul Fearn

A scarce and unusual 1597 Ptolemaic map of what constitutes modern day Iran, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Presented on a trapezoidal projection with bold mountain ranges dividing the region. This map was engraved by G. Magini and G. Porro based upon the 1561 Valgrisi/Ruscelli edition of Ptolemy’s Geography. Shortly after Magini issued his edition of the Geographiae in 1596, Petrus Keschedt, a German publisher operating out of Cologne, copied it and began issuing his own pirated editions. In November of 1597, no less a figure than Abraham Ortelius spotted the pirate. Ortelius informed Magini and, in the face of legal action, Keschedt stopped publishing the atlas until 1608, at which point he recut the plates and issued a new edition. The...

About the Artist - Paul Fearn

Paul Fearn

My passion is Photography and Aviation or is that Aviation and Photography ! I hope you enjoy my photographs.

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