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Original Antique Maps, Atlases & Travel Books - Altea Gallery

Original Antique Maps, Atlases & Travel Books - Altea Gallery

Sea Monsters riding the Waves----Maglioli. Ital. BM by tony harrison, via Flickr

Giovanni Andrea Maglioli (active 1580 - printmaker Two marine monsters engraving, 1580 - 1610

A "Sea Devil" as depicted by Conrad Gessner in Historia Animalium, 2nd ed, 1604. (Smithsonian Biodiversity Heritage Library) ~ETS

Five “Real” Sea Monsters Brought to Life by Early Naturalists

A "Sea Devil" as depicted by Conrad Gessner in Historia Animalium, ed, (Smithsonian Biodiversity Heritage Library) ~ETS

For thousands of years sea monsters have appeared on maps as both warnings to travelers and as decorations. Chet Van Duzer explores these monsters in his new book _Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps _and gives readers a better understanding of their place and purpose in history.

Sea Monsters on Renaissance Maps

Chet Van Duzer explores sea monsters on maps through the ages in his new book Sea Monsters on Medieval and Renaissance Maps.

Various fantastic creatures and sea monsters from a map of the Americas by Diego Gutiérrez, 1562

I really want a map that has the spots where there were mermaid sightings drawn…

Sea Monster Drawing Map Ancient <b>sea monsters</b>  cartes anciennes  old <b>maps</b> <b></b>

Sea Monster Drawing Map Ancient <b>sea monsters</b> cartes anciennes old <b>maps</b> <b></b>

vintage sea monster pictures | Clipart of Antique Sea Monster Illustration (copper engraving) MNSTR ...

Clipart of Antique Sea Monster Illustration (copper engraving) - Search Clip Art, Illustration Murals, Drawings and Vector EPS Graphics Images -

Print made by Philips Galle After Maarten van Heemskerck 1566 Jonah cast on shore by the whale; a monstrous fish regurgitates Jonah on to dry land overseen by the Lord above; after Heemskerck. 1566

Print made by Philips Galle After Maarten van Heemskerck 1566 Jonah cast on shore by the whale; a monstrous fish regurgitates Jonah on to dry land overseen by the Lord above;

Medieval sea monsters, Iceland, Thule, whales

The Stories Behind 13 Sea Monsters Commonly Found On Old Pirate Maps

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