Bordone’s map of Europe

By BORDONE, Benedetto di, 1534 

Map of western Europe and northern Africa Map of western Europe and northern Africa

Europe Continent of Europe
  • Author: BORDONE, Benedetto di
  • Publication place: Venice
  • Publisher: [Nicolo Zoppino]
  • Publication date: 1534
  • Physical description: Woodcut map.
  • Dimensions: 205 by 385mm. (8 by 15.25 inches).
  • Inventory reference: 3215


Map showing Europe after Ptolemy.


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    • Shirley, Rodney. (1987). The mapping of the world. London: Holland Press.