The cata­lan at­las

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Th­ese two im­ages are re­stored ver­sions of two velum from the

Cata­lan At­las, an in­cred­i­ble de­pic­tion of most of Europe, North Africa and Asia as it was un­der­stood in 1375. It is also packed with as­tro­log­i­cal in­for­ma­tion and re­li­gious iconog­ra­phy.

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