"Regno di Danimarca Diviso nelle sue due Iutlandie Cioe Settentrionale in Quattro Diocesi et Australe...", Sanson/Rossi
Period: 1677 (dated)
Publication: Mercurio Geografico...
Color: Hand Color
19.9 x 15.6 inches
50.5 x 39.6 cm
This handsome map of Denmark is filled with towns, roads, rivers, forests and topography. Sanson is credited in the large title cartouche, which features a military theme and is centered within Sweden. Engraved by S. Roger.
References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.ROSS-1a #34.
A dark impression on a bright sheet with a medallion watermark. There are faint damp stains in the bottom corners of the map and the left margin has been extended to match the right margin. There is a short worm track in the border at left that has been infilled, with loss of a minute amount of the image.