Poster with the first modern atlas and world map, Theatrum Orbis Terrarum. The map was painted in 1570 by the famous Flemish artist and geographer Abraham Ortelius.
Ortelius is believed to be the first person to think that the continents once came together as a unit before slipping apart to their current positions. He pointed to the geometric similarities between the American coast and the European-African coast and suggested continental drift as an explanation. Original of Ortelius maps are very popular with collectors and have sold for hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Artist: Abraham Ortelius | Created: 1570.
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Frame not included for posters but needs to be purchased separately - either via the popup that opens when you add to cart or via our collection page for frames.
Our posters and canvas comes from one of the world's leading manufacturers of fine art prints - Hahnemühle.
The 200g paper is matte with a structure and warm tone that gives the image a fantastic depth. Thanks to the unbeatable quality of the paper, you can count on a durability of up to 60 years if you avoid strong sunlight or other loads.
Our canvas is printed on Hahnemühle's exclusive 370g Art Canvas Smooth with a natural white tone and a fantastic color reproduction. Our canvas prints are as close as you can get to real art.
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Very nice! However, sensitive paper
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Very satisfied with the quality and delivery.
A very nice printed matter. Regret though that I did not take the biggest poster.
High quality print. Fast delivery. Appreciate your wide selection of historical motifs.
Is actually really super happy! Whether you are someone who can really nerd yourself into history, or just like interesting historical motifs. So it's one (or more) good buys. A little expensive but after the paintings are up, I still think it's easily worth the money. Good resolution and nice layout with title and year for the pictures. Has already received good comments about the paintings, the eyes easily stick to the pictures and the pictures become even easier to talk about. Definitely recommend!
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