"Nova et accurata Tabula episcopatuum Stavangriensis, Bergensis et Asloiensis Vicinarumque aliquot territoriorum", Jansson
Period: 1650 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
19.2 x 15.7 inches
48.8 x 39.9 cm
Fine decorative map of southern Norway from 61 deg. N. Oslo, Stavanger and Bergen prominently shown. The map presents a vivid view of the fiords and mountains topography and is embellished with wildlife, sea monsters, sailing ships, title and distance scale cartouches and a coat of arms. Latin text on verso. Attractive later color, with partially colored herald.
Professional repairs on centerfold, some paper replaced in margins and minor crease parallel to centerfold. Attractive later color, with partially colored herald.