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Africa Propriae Tabula


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ArtistAbraham Ortelius (1527-1598)
TitleAfrica Propriae Tabula
Date1590
MediumColoured engraving
Dimensionswidth: 53.50 cm, height: 41.50 cm
Letteringimage: [in strapwork cartouche, top right] AFRICAE / PROPRIAE / TABULA, / in qua, / Punica regna vides; / Tyrios, et Agoris / vrbem. ; [in panel below this] Illustri ac Amplissimo viro Domino / Christophoro ab Assonleville: Equiti / aurato; Altevillae domino: Regis Ca- / tholici Consiliario primario Abrahamus / Ortelius dedicabat, lubens merito. ; [bottom centre, in panel] EX CONATBVS GEOGRAPHICIS / ABRAHAMI ORTELII. / Cum privilegio Imperiali Regio, et Bel- / gico, ad decennium. 1590.
AcquisitionPurchased from Sifton, Praed & Co., January 1973
LocationTunisia, Tunis, British Embassy
GAC number11914
 

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