Auction 125, Lot 505

"Regni Daniae Accuratissima Delineatio", Jansson, Jan

Subject: Denmark

Period: 1665 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22 x 18 inches
55.9 x 45.7 cm

This is a most decorative map of Denmark and southern Sweden. It has elaborate cartouches, scale of miles, coat-of-arms, a compass rose, ships at sea and elegant calligraphy. The title cartouche is flanked by two Danes and putti adorn the distance scale and a dedication cartouche. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: B+

The margins have been professionally extended to better accommodate framing including part of the lower right border in expert facsimile.

Estimate: $450 - $500

Sold for: $325

Closed on 9/24/2008

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