Auction 160, Lot 491

"Irlandia", Jansson, Jan

Subject: Ireland

Period: 1651 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.4 x 5.6 inches
18.8 x 14.2 cm

Charming small map of Ireland boldly engraved to show lakes, rivers, hills, forests, and cities. The map is oriented with west at top and adorned with two decorative cartouches and calligraphy. German text on verso.

References: Law, p. 33; Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #5900:352.1.

Condition: A

Excellent impression and color with light foxing confined to the blank margins.

Estimate: $180 - $210

Sold for: $130

Closed on 11/16/2016