"Pontus Euxinus", Jansson, Jan
Subject: Black Sea
Period: 1652 (circa)
Publication: Accuratissima orbis antiqui delineatio
Color: Hand Color
19.3 x 15 inches
49 x 38.1 cm
Very fine map of the environs of the Black Sea in classical times filled with ancient place names. Based on Ortelius' map of the same title and engraved by Pieter van den Keere. Beautifully ornamented with sailing ships and a decorative title cartouche. French text on verso.
Fine impression and wide original margins. Light toning along fold.