"Transylvania, Sibenburgen", Jansson, Jan
Subject: Romania and Hungary
Period: 1638 (circa)
Publication: Gerardi Mercaoris I. Hondii. Atlas Novus
Color: Hand Color
16.7 x 13.1 inches
42.4 x 33.3 cm
Crisply engraved chart of Transylvania, today parts of Hungary and Romania. Nice detail of forested areas, mountain ranges, rivers and towns. Beautifully colored cartouche with two partially clad female figures.
References: Phillips (A) #5935-106; Van der Krogt (Atlantes) 7700:1.A.3.
Very lovely impression. A little scattered foxing, and small repair on centerfold, else very good.