"Regni Daniae Accuratissima Delineatio", Jansson, Jan
Period: 1665 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
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.
The margins have been professionally extended to better accommodate framing including part of the lower right border in expert facsimile.