The Hereford Mappa Mundi is the largest intact Medieval wall map in the world and its ambition is breathtaking – to picture all of human knowledge in a single image. The work of a team of artists, the world it portrays is overflowing with life,.
The Hereford Mappa Mundi is a mappa mundi, of a form deriving from the T and O pattern, dating from c. It is currently on display at Hereford Cathedral in Hereford, England. It is the largest medieval map known still to exist.
The Hereford Mappa Mundi is a mappa mundi, of a form deriving from the T and O pattern, dating to ca. It is currently on display in Hereford Cathedral in Hereford, England. It is the largest medieval map known to still exist.
Mappa mundi Vatican Library Ms. Borg. lat. XVI (about 1430), also known as "Tavola di Velletri
Magnificent Maps: Cartography as Power, Propaganda, and Art Brain Pickings Psalter World Map (mappa mundi), 1265 Despite its small size, this is one of the ‘great’ medieval world maps. It is probably a copy of the lost map which adorned King Henry III
This is the first Japanese printed map to depict the world, including Europe and America, from a Buddhist cosmographical perspective. Printed by woodblock in 1710 (Hoei this map was composed by the Buddhist monk Rokashi Hotan.
Original, beautifully detailed and coloured antique map of Europe, printed in 1878. This map comes from a geographic atlas published in 1878 by Charles Bouret in Paris and Mexico. The author of the engraving is E. Morieu. Text in Spanish. Size: aprox. 13 x 9.75 plus a margin of 0.75 Perfect to frame and hang on the wall. Sent to you in a flat envelope protected with a cello sleeve and cardboard. CONDITION: This is an original map. The paper is 130 years old and it shows its age...
This map is a part of an atlas known as the Queen Mary Atlas. Queen Mary commissioned the atlas in 1558 from the Portuguese mapmaker Diego Homen. Mary died before the atlas was finished, and after her death, the atlas was presented to Queen Elizabeth I.
map of the British Isles from Mercator’s Atlas of Europe. Flemish cartographer Gerardus Mercator was born on the 5 March This atlas is the most important surviving body of Mercator's work in a single volume.
artemisdreaming: “ Mappa Mundi from Marino Sanuto’s Liber secretorum (oriented with East at the top), circa British Library Pietro Vesconte See High-res . From Wiki: ”Pietro Vesconte (fl. was a Genoese cartographer and geographer.