Amoenissimus castri Granatensis, vulgo Alhambre dicti, ab oriente prospectus / Effigiabat Georgius Huefnagli[us] Anno dni. 1564.

Author
Hoefnagel, Joris, 1542-1601 [Browse]
Format
Map
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[Cologne] : [Braun and Hogenberg], [1596]
Description
  • Not drawn to scale.
  • 1 map ; 24 x 47 on sheet 41 x 52 cm

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Subject(s)
Donor
Library of Congress genre(s)
Getty AAT genre
Notes
  • Pictorial view of the Alhambra; relief shown pictorially.
  • Indexed for points of interest.
  • Insets: Porta castri Granatensis semper clausa -- Montes niuei, la sierra neuada vulgo Masmoros -- Algibe.
  • Latin text on verso with caption title: Amoeniss. castri Granatensis, vulgo Alhambre dicti, ab oriente prospectus; p. 14.
  • From: Braun and Hogenberg, Civitates orbis terrarum, vol. V, p.13, 1596.
Source acquisition
Historic Maps copy is gift of Robert A. McCabe, Princeton class of 1956.
References
Koeman, C. Atlantes neerlandici (New ed.) 1600 (state 1)
Inset title
  • Algibe
  • Alhambre
  • Montes nivei, la sierra nevada, vulgo Masmoros
OCLC
777774283
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