Southern Sky

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Parent Map: Orbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio Ex peritissimorum totius orbis Gaegraphorum operibus desumta. Antverpiae, apud Joanem Baptistam Vrient.

Title: Southern Sky

Creator: Plancius, Petrus, Vrients, Jan Baptista

Printmaker: Langren, Henricus F. ab (Henricus Florentius), Langren, Arnold Florent van

Publisher: Vrients, Jan Baptista

Publishing Location:

Region Depicted: Southern sky

Date Produced: 1596

Date Published: 1596

Language: Latin

Subjects: Plancius, Petrus, 1552-1622 · Vrients, Jan Baptista, 1552-1612 · Langren, Henricus F. ab (Henricus Florentius), approximately 1574-1648 · Langren, Arnold Florent van, 1580-1644 · Celestial Charts · Southern sky (Astronomy) · Constellations

Map Type: Celestial Charts

Dimensions: Map inset

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Inset celestial map of the Southern sky, showing the major constellations

Physical Description: Map inset

Theme: Foundations of Modern Cartography: Ptolemaic, Italian, Cosmographical