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LA. DESCRITTIONE. DI TUTTO. IL. PERU.

Title
LA. DESCRITTIONE. DI TUTTO. IL. PERU.
Author
Forlani, Paolo
Publication
[Venice] : Paulo di Forlani da Verona, [approximately 1560]

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CartographicUse in library Map Div. 22-2594Schwarzman Building M1A - Map Division Room 117

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Additional Authors
  • George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820
  • George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830
  • Contarini, Pietro, 1491-1563
Description
1 map; 51 x 38 cm
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Early maps.
  • Early works.
  • Maps.
Note
  • Dedicated to Pietro Contarini.
  • Includes towns, rivers and mountains.
  • P.L. Phillips gives a range of dates for this map from different sources, between 1561 and 1566.
  • Paolo Forlani's map of South America. Published separately and in composite atlases by Italian masters.
  • Relief shown pictorially.
  • Titled 'La Descrittione di tutto il Peru, da Paulo Forlani.' in the Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829.
Indexed In (note)
  • British Museum, Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829
  • Baynton-Williams, A., A Lafreri/IATO Atlas, avialable from: http://www.mapforum.com/
  • Phillips, P.L., The Lowery Collection. A descriptive list of maps of the Spanish possessions
  • Tooley, R.V. Maps in Italian atlases of the sixteenth century, being a comparative list of the Italian maps issued by Lafreri, Forlani, Duchetti, Bertelli and others, found in atlases, in: Imago Mundi (3), pages 12-47
Call Number
Map Div. 22-2594
OCLC
1064717172
Author
Forlani, Paolo, publisher.
Title
LA. DESCRITTIONE. DI TUTTO. IL. PERU.
Publisher
[Venice] : Paulo di Forlani da Verona, [approximately 1560]
Cartographic Data
Scale approximately 1:20,000,000 (W 87°00ʹ00ʺ--W 34°22ʹ00ʺ/N 30°49ʹ00ʺ--S 55°59ʹ00ʺ).
Type of Content
cartographic image
Type of Medium
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Indexed In:
British Museum, Catalogue of Maps, Prints, Drawings, etc., forming the geographical and topographical collection attached to the Library of his late Majesty King George the third, etc., London, 1829
Baynton-Williams, A., A Lafreri/IATO Atlas, avialable from: http://www.mapforum.com/, number 4
Phillips, P.L., The Lowery Collection. A descriptive list of maps of the Spanish possessions, page 66
Tooley, R.V. Maps in Italian atlases of the sixteenth century, being a comparative list of the Italian maps issued by Lafreri, Forlani, Duchetti, Bertelli and others, found in atlases, in: Imago Mundi (3), pages 12-47, number 93 (page 22)
Added Author
George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820, former owner. Uk
George IV, King of Great Britain, 1762-1830, donor. Uk
Contarini, Pietro, 1491-1563, dedicatee.
Research Call Number
Map Div. 22-2594
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