Old Map of Spain from the Prospect of the World Atlas 1676 by John Speed

Engraved by Jodocus Hondius of Amsterdam and originally printed in London.

A fascinating and highly detailed map
that includes Portugal which was then under the rule of Spain, (King Phillip ll). The absorbing and entertaining
borders to the left and right feature the local dress of the time, whilst the top panel features the first aerial views of
the cities of Barcelona ,Cadiz, . . .

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  50 x 37.3cms (19.5" x 14.5") ___________________________________________________________________________________________

Old Map of Spain (ES) £7.95    ($12.90 US Dollars)

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. . . Granada, Madrid, Toledo and Lisbon. The islands of Iberia, Majorca and Ibiza are included the latter interestingly named the Pyne Islands, adjacent to the Bay of Alicante. The tip of Africa makes an interesting feature at the base of the map.

SEE ALSO: Old Maps - Spain & Portugal                                                                              

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