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Medieval Map, All Kingdoms of the World, Catalan Atlas, 1375, 4-panel Set
400-year-old map collection for sale
This magnificent 16th-century map of Iceland that was published by Abraham Ortelius in Antwerp.
1572, Gerard Mercator The man who gave us the Mercator Projection produced more than a projection. He also produced pictures of sea monsters. This monster looks whimsical, with a face resembling a bird's. Five proboscidian trunks sprout from the sea monster's head, all blowing water, steam or mist. Its back end is a fairly standard-issue coiling sea-serpent tail.
CORNWALL (c.1579) | Burghley-Saxton Atlas: 'One-eyed sea monster on the map of Cornwall in the Burghley-Saxton atlas, c. 1579, British Library, Royal MS 18.D.III. 'Sea monsters have gone from having both scientific and decorative functions (showing what was thought to live in the sea, and making the maps more lively and appealing), to having a purely decorative function.' ✫ღ⊰n
Hunting Giant Octopuses, Flying Turtles, and Other Ancient Sea Monsters
JONAH BEING CAST overboard to a sea monster in Abraham Ortelius's Theatrum orbis terrarum (Theater of the World) of 1595. (British Library) Hunting Giant Octopuses, Flying Turtles, and Other Ancient Sea Monsters | WIRED
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Ship and 2 Whales A Sea Monster from the Carta Marina - "A Marine map and Description of the Northern Lands and of their Marvels, most carefully drawn up at Venice in the year 1539 through the generous assistance of the Most Honourable Lord Hieronymo Quirino".
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New England Coastal Map Cape Cod Sea Monster Art Print 8" x 10"
New England Coastal Map Cape Cod Sea Monster Art Print Giclee. $18.00, via Etsy.