1660 Janssonius - Pascaart vant Canaal, Tusschen Engelant en Vrancryck, alsmede ge heel Ierlant en Schotlant [heightened in gold leaf!]

1660 sea chart of the British Isles heightened in gold leaf!

Title:

Pascaart vant Canaal, Tusschen Engelant en Vrancryck, alsmede ge heel Ierlant en Schotlant

Map maker:

J. Janssonius, Atlantis Majoris Quinta Pars Orbem Maritimum

Place and Year:

Amsterdam, 1660

Dimensions:

43.5 x 55.5 cm (17.1 x 21.9 in)

Technique:

Copperplate engraving

Coloring:

Hand colored

Condition Rating:

VG+

1,000.00
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DETAILS

A beautifully-colored chart of the coastal waters around the British Isles, northern France and Ireland.

With north oriented to the right, decorative title cartouche supported by Neptune and a river god, lower center, rhumb lines and compass roses, engraved map with original hand coloring in outline.

CONDITION NOTES

Paper crease next to center fold. With the usual very light age toning of paper. Excellent.

IDENTIFIER

NL-00271

REFERENCES

Shirley 659.

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