"Cyprus, Insula laeta choris, blandorum et mater amorum", Jansson, Jan
Period: 1657 (published)
Publication: Accuratissima Orbis Antiqui Delineatio
Color: Hand Color
18.8 x 13.7 inches
47.8 x 34.8 cm
Beautiful chart of the island with two cartouches, sailing ships, sea monster, compass roses and rhumb lines. Locates Mount Olympus, home of the Greek pantheon, numerous cities, etc. A very handsome chart of the island.
References: Van der Krogt (Atlantes) 8130H:1.