Auction 129, Lot 464

"Britannicarum Insularum Typus", Cluver/Jansson

Subject: Britain

Period: 1661 (published)

Publication: Introductionis in Universam Geographicam

Color: Hand Color

8 x 6 inches
20.3 x 15.2 cm

This is a reduced version of Jansson's historical map of the British Isles after Abraham Ortelius and engraved by Petrus Kaerius. North is oriented to the right. Hadrian's wall stands as a major feature. The map is embellished with a large title cartouche.


Condition: A

Faint toning in blank margins.

Estimate: $160 - $200


Closed on 9/23/2009