Vera effigies et delineatio Insul, Ascensio nuncapat … Waerachtighe affbeeldinghe en verthooninghe vant Eylant Asçençion… [True depiction and delineation of the Island of Ascension…].

[Amsterdam: c. 1596].

Price: $750.00

About the item

Colored engraving (Baptista a Doetechum sculp.) on two joined sheets, showing three elevations of the island from different perspectives. 1 vols. 11x 14 inches. Mounted and framed. A few small chips to narrow margin, inoffensive stain in lower right corner (not affecting map), else near fine. Church Americana catalogue 252 (for plate [35]).

Item #40773

A very attractive plate of Ascension Island from van Linschoten's celebrated Itinerario.