A strikingly map of Lorraine

By PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius; WALDESEEMULLER, Martin, 1513 

Lotharingia

Europe France
  • Author: PTOLEMAEUS, Claudius; WALDESEEMULLER, Martin
  • Publication place: Strassburg:
  • Publisher: Johannes Schott, 12th March
  • Publication date: 1513
  • Physical description: Woodcut map
  • Inventory reference: 5353

Notes

A strikingly coloured, detailed map of Lorraine, in honour of the atlas’ patron, Duke Rene of Lorraine. This is one of the 20 supplementary maps added by Waldseemüller, produced specially for this edition.


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