Paul Fearn


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1597 Ptolemy Magini Keschedt Map of Pakistan Iran and Afghanistan Greeting Card



1597 Ptolemy  Magini  Keschedt Map of Pakistan Iran and Afghanistan Greeting Card

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Our greeting cards are 5" x 7" in size and are produced on digital offset printers using 110 lb. paper stock.


Each card is coated with a UV protectant on the outside surface which produces a semi-gloss finish.


The inside of each card has a matte white finish and can be customized with a text message up to 500 characters in length.


The artist's name and the name of the image is printed on the back of each card along with the Fine Art America logo.


Cards can be ordered in a horizontal or vertical configuration.


Cards can be ordered with a white background or black background.


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Each card comes with a white envelope for mailing and gift giving.

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1597 Ptolemy  Magini  Keschedt Map of Pakistan Iran and Afghanistan Greeting Card

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greeting cards, a scarce and unusual 1597 ptolemaic map of what constitutes modern day iran greeting cards, 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 greeting cards, petrus keschedt greeting cards, a german publisher operating out of cologne greeting cards, copied it and began issuing his own pirated editions. in november of 1597 greeting cards, no less a figure than abraham ortelius spotted the pirate. ortelius informed magini and greeting cards, in the face of legal action greeting cards, keschedt stopped publishing the atlas until 1608 greeting cards, 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. greeting cards

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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