"Tabula exactissima Regnorum Sueciae et Norvegiae nec non Maris Universi Orientalis...", Visscher, Nicolas
Period: 1680 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
21.8 x 18.2 inches
55.4 x 46.2 cm
Large uncommon map of Scandinavia filled with incredible detail. The map is based on the surveys of Andreas Buraeus, the father of Swedish cartography, and dedicated to Gustavo Adolpho. The elaborate title cartouche incorporates 30 coats of arms and tiny ships further embellish the map.
Backed with light Japanese tissue, repairing a couple of tears in map. Overall clean and crisp.