South America, 1578, Americae Pervvi, Gerard de Jode, Old Map



A very early map of South America from Gerard de Jode’s 1578 atlas Speculum Orbis Terrarum. The map title reads: “Americae Peruvi (Pervvi) Aque Ita ut Postremum Detecta Traditur Recens Delineatio” (Peruvian America [and the] Waters as it is Fnally Revealed in the Recently Disclosed Depiction). The map features inset plans of Cusco and Mexico City, and is richly adorned with ships and sea monsters.

• 16th-century Dutch map of South America, Americae Peruvi, 1578, Gerard de Jode
• Fine Art Premium Giclée (Gouttelette) Print (100% cotton 340 gsm fine art paper)
• Made in USA