• Creator
  • Bry, Theodor de, 1528-1598
  • Created Date
  • 1596
  • Publisher
  • Formis Theod. de Bry
    Francofurti ad Moenum
  • Description
  • Four explorers support the circle enclosing the hemisphere in a maritime landscape. The explorers with dates of their discoveries are from top left: Christopher Columbus (1492) and Amerigo Vespucci (1497); from bottom left: Ferdinand Magellan (1519), and Francisco Pizarro (1526). First map of America to show the White-le Moyne geography of Virginia and Florida. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Four explorers support the circle ... more
    Four explorers support the circle enclosing the hemisphere in a maritime landscape. The explorers with dates of their discoveries are from top left: Christopher Columbus (1492) and Amerigo Vespucci (1497); from bottom left: Ferdinand Magellan (1519), and Francisco Pizarro (1526). First map of America to show the White-le Moyne geography of Virginia and Florida. Relief shown pictorially. Prime meridian: Ferro. Four explorers support the circle enclosing the hemisphere in a maritime landscape. The explorers with dates of their discoveries are from top left: Christopher Columbus (1492) and Amerigo Vespucci (1497); from bottom left: Ferdinand Magellan (1519), and Francisco Pizarro (1526). Includes illustrations of ships and a monstrous fish. First map of America to show the White-le Moyne geography of Virginia and Florida. From part 6 of de Bry's Grands voyages. Burden, P.D. Mapping of North America, 91. less
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  • Maps
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