"Africae Descriptio", Cluver/Jansson
Period: 1661 (published)
Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam
Color: Hand Color
7.8 x 5.8 inches
19.8 x 14.7 cm
Fine small map based largely on the work of Hernicus Hondius, with the typical geography of the 16th and early 17th centuries. Delicate title cartouche. Engraved by Abraham Goos for Jansson's editions of the Atlas Minor and also included in this popular geography by Philipp Cluver.