Copper engraving. 323 x 235mm. 12¾ x 9¼". Cut. Small hole to the right-hand side of the engraved frame.
John Ogilby (1600-1676), a multi-talented Scotsman. Starting his life with an early apprenticeship to a dancing master, he went on to become a successful publisher, cartographer and translator, with his crowning achievement being his 'Britannia', the first printed road atlas.
[Ref: 16602] £280.00