Auction 96, Lot 258

"Imperium Caroli Magni", Jansson

Subject: Europe

Period: 1670 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

20.2 x 14.5 inches
51.3 x 36.8 cm

A lovely historical map depicting the European empire of Charles the Great. Fully engraved with mountains, forests, and cities. Decorative title cartouche with coat of arms, compass rose and several sailing ships.


Condition: A

Very wide margins with a little discoloration, else very fine. Atlas tab with manuscript ink title pasted on verso.

Estimate: $350 - $400

Sold for: $450

Closed on 9/12/2001