One of the most artful and popular atlases of the 16th century from the pen of the Portuguese cartographer Lázaro Luis

Atlas of Lázaro Luis

Portugal — 1563

Atlas of Lázaro Luis

Atlas of Lázaro Luis

Portugal — 1563

  1. Lázaro Luis completed work on his comprehensive atlas complete with a star chart in 1563

  2. It accurately depicts Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Americas as they were known at the time

  3. Details include local populations in folk dress, depictions of the landscape, and more

Atlas of Lázaro Luis

MS-14-1 Academia das Ciências de Lisboa (Lisbon, Portugal)
Alternative Titles:
  • Atlas de Lázaro Luis
  • Atlas von Lázaro Luis
Atlas de Lázaro Luis
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Alternative Titles
Atlas de Lázaro Luis
Atlas von Lázaro Luis
Origin
Portugal
Date
1563
Language
Content
Atlas of Europe, Asia, Africa, and America

1 available facsimile edition(s) of „Atlas of Lázaro Luis “

Atlas de Lázaro Luis
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Atlas de Lázaro Luis

1 volume: Exact reproduction of the original document (extent, color and size)
Limited Edition
999 copies
Binding
Completely handmade binding from parchment and hemp string
Commentary
1 volume
Languages: Portuguese, Spanish
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Reproduction of the entire original document as detailed as possible (scope, format, colors). The binding may not correspond to the original or current document binding.
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