Auction 98, Lot 285

"Gothia", Jansson, Jan

Subject: Sweden

Period: 1645 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.1 x 15.2 inches
48.5 x 38.6 cm

Decorative map of the southern part of Sweden. The forested topography and lakes are well depicted and there are numerous place names. Large strapwork title cartouche that incorporates the distance scales. The map is further embellished with several different sailing ships. Latin text on verso.

References:

Condition: A

A few defects in margins.

Estimate: $400 - $450

Sold for: $325

Closed on 3/6/2002

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