Auction 114, Lot 422

"Comitatus Burgundiae", Jansson, Jan

Subject: France

Period: 1656 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

21 x 16.5 inches
53.3 x 41.9 cm

An attractive map of the Burgundy wine region in France. Finely engraved with minute detail and embellished with a bold title cartouche flanked by soldiers, a distance scale cartouche, and a coats of arms.

References: Van der Krogt (Atlantes) #4880:1C.2.

Condition: B

Original color with some minor toning. Manuscript brown ink notation 'hondy' next to Jansson's imprint at bottom left.

Estimate: $200 - $240

Sold for: $100

Closed on 3/1/2006