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Universalis Cosmographia world map 1507 by Martin Waldseemüller
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Universalis Cosmographia world map 1507 by Martin Waldseemüller
Universalis Cosmographia world map 1507 by Martin Waldseemüller

Universalis Cosmographia world map 1507 by Martin Waldseemüller

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Size: Paper 41.5" x 24" / Image 39.5” x 22”

This is a fine reproduction of the magnificent wall map Universalis Cosmographia, originally published in April 1507 by German cartographer Martin Waldseemüller (1470-1521?) and has now been printed on Fine Art Paper. A very beautiful historical map of the World!

The map has the following identifying marking: “Universalis cosmographia secundum Ptholomaei traditionem et Americi Vespucii alioru[m]que lustrationes.”

The Waldseemüller map, Universalis Cosmographia, is a wall map of the world drawn by German cartographer Martin Waldseemüller originally published in April 1507. It was one of the first maps to chart latitude and longitude precisely, following the example of Ptolemy, and was the first map to use the name "America". Waldseemüller also created globe gores, printed maps designed to be cut out and pasted onto spheres to form globes of the Earth.

At the time this wall map was drawn, Waldseemüller was working as part of the group of scholars of the Vosgean Gymnasium at Saint-Dié-des-Vosges in Lorraine, which in that time belonged to the Holy Roman Empire. The maps were accompanied by the book Cosmographiae Introductio produced by the Vosgean Gymnasium.

About our Prints. Our enhanced matte art paper provides an optimum image platform and its color gamut yields remarkable color reproduction. This heavyweight art paper delivers true feel of the image and with its bright white base accentuates highlights and shadow detail.

All our prints are suitable for framing and we have removed most of the imperfections to give you a magnificent clean copy. The watermark, if any, does not appear in your fine art print!

This is a Fine Art giclée print individually created of exceptional quality. It will make a nice addition to any collection, decoration at home or office, or a great gift!
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