"Sueciae, Norvegiae, et Daniae, Nova Tabula", Jansson, Jan
Period: 1646 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
21 x 18.5 inches
53.3 x 47 cm
Fine decorative chart of Scandinavia and the Baltic region with great detail. Richly ornamented with sailing ships, a scale of miles featuring a surveyor and a splendid title cartouche featuring coats of arms, flags, animals and sea monsters.
Fine original color with minor oxidation. Old repairs on centerfold and bottom margin. Tear at bottom left extending into map 1 inch. Some scattered stains.