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Belgium Seu Germania Inferior old map Belgium Magini 1621

Low Countries


Title: Belgium Seu Germania Inferior.

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Belgium Seu Germania Inferior old map Belgium Magini 1621 

Title: Belgium Seu Germania Inferior.

Antique copperplate engraved map of the Low Countries how the saw it in the  17th century, the map is based on Ptolemaeus Claudius earlier map.

Giovanni Antonio Magini  (in Latin, Maginus) (June 13, 1555 – February 11, 1617) was an Italian astronomer, astrologer, cartographer, and mathematician.

 He was born in Padua, and completed studies in philosophy in Bologna in 1579.
His father was Pasquale Magini, a citizen of Padua.
Dedicating himself to astronomy, in 1582 he wrote Ephemerides coelestium motuum, translated into Italian the following year.

Published: Galignani, P & F., Padua 1621 Dutch version.

Origin: Geographiae universae tum veteris tum novae absolutissimum opus, duobus voluminibus distinctum, ... Antonio Magino Patavino Ptolemaeus, Claudius; Magini, Giovanni Antonio

17th -18th Century maps & atlases & prints.
Engraving is Absolutely Guaranteed authentic original map.
A Certificate of Authenticity will be on request forwarded for each individual map or print.

Sheet app.: 20 x 30 cm. 8 x 12 inches. 
Image app: 17 x 13 cm. 6.75 x 5 inches.
Condition: Very good.