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The Four Quarters of the World (engravings)


ORIENS/EURUS; SEPTENTRIO/BOREAS; MERIDIES/AUSTER and OCCIDENS/ZEPHYRUS 
I've linked them up to the high res versions at the British Museum online collection. There you will also find some additional information regarding the iconography on each image.


 Septentrio; The Four Quarters of the World; print; Philips Galle (After); Crispijn de Passe the Elder (Print made by); 1590-1637


Oriens; The Four Quarters of the World; print; Philips Galle (After); Crispijn de Passe the Elder (Print made by); 1590-1637

 Meridies; The Four Quarters of the World; print; Philips Galle (After); Crispijn de Passe the Elder (Print made by); 1590-1637

Occidens; The Four Quarters of the World; print; Philips Galle (After); Crispijn de Passe the Elder (Print made by); 1590-1637

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