1646 Hondius/Janssonius - Africae Nova Tabula
SOLD: Highly decorative mid-17th century map of Africa
Africae Nova Tabula
Henricus Hondius, Jan Janssonius
50.8 x 38.1 cm (20 x 15 in)
Janssonius's richly decorated map of Africa published by Henricus Hondius in his folio atlas of the 1640s. Here in its fifth state with Latin text on the verso.
Some toned areas, remnants of old stains in lower margin, otherwise a fresh example; remnants of hanging tape on the verso.
Betz #58. Norwich #29 & #34. Tooley, pp 53-54.