Aeneae Troia ni Navigatio Ad Virgili sex priores Aeneidos

Collection: Smith Sheet Map Collection

Title: Aeneae Troia ni Navigatio Ad Virgili sex priores Aeneidos

Barcode: 1667

Creator: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527 -1598

Publisher: Ortelius, Abraham, 1527 -1598

Publishing Location: Antwerp

Region Depicted: Mediterranean Region · Roman Empire · Mediterranean Sea

Date Produced: 1594

Date Published: 1594

Language: Latin

Historical Context: Historical map of Ortelius's Parergon, illustrating the ships of Troy in the Mediterranean, based upon the descriptions of Virgilius in his Aenaeas.

Subjects: Mediterranean Region · Roman Empire · Mediterranean Sea · Aeneas (Legendary character) · Mythology · Virgil

Map Type: Geographical, Historical

Dimensions: 35 x 49 cm

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Colored map of the Mediterranean region.

Physical Description: 1 map: colored (hand-applied, outline)

Theme: Dutch Golden Age (17th-18th Century)

Associated Cartouche: Cartouche 1, 1594, Aeneae Troia ni Navigatio Ad Virgili sex priores Aeneidos, Cartouche 2, 1594, Aeneae Troia ni Navigatio Ad Virgili sex priores Aeneidos

Associated Map Imagery: Ships in Rough Seas, 1594, Aeneae Troia ni Navigatio Ad Virgili sex priores Aeneidos, Fleet of Seven Ships, 1594, Aeneae Troia ni Navigatio Ad Virgili sex priores Aeneidos

Collection/Donor: Smith

Permanent URL: https://oshermaps.org/map/1667.0001