Antique Map-FRANCE-GALLIAE-Hondius-Janssonius-1636
Antique Map-FRANCE-GALLIAE-Hondius-Janssonius-1636

Engraving on verge type hand laid paper with watermark. We absolutely guarantee the authenticity of this item. Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 54 x 44 cm. The image size is ca. 50 x 37.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 21.3 x 17.3 inch. 19.7 x 14.8 inch. Descriptio, Henrico Hondio, H. Hondium 1631 (France, Gaul, Gallia) This old antique engraved map originates from a rare 2 volume Hondius / Janssonius Atlas:’Atlas, das ist, Abbildung der Gantzen Welt…. , published in 1636 in Amsterdam containing maps by Gerard Mercator, Jodocus and Hendricus Hondius and Johannes Janssonius. (ref: Koeman 1:322). We carry most maps from the 2nd volume: France, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Mid-East, Asia and America. One can find many references in online literature to these famous icons of cartography. General age related toning. Original middle fold and a few small fold lines from binding. Bottom middle fold is torn, but backed by paper. A few cities are highlighted in yellow by previous historic owners. Sheet is numbered with old iron gall ink. Back with original german text as issued. At your request we can flatten this map a little further and we can have it coloured by professional antique map / print colourer (cost inquire). Keywords: ANTIQUE MAP-FRANCE-GALLIAE-HONDIUS-JANSSONIUS (PCO) B15-01. The item “Antique Map-FRANCE-GALLIAE-Hondius-Janssonius-1636″ is in sale since Tuesday, October 6, 2020. This item is in the category “Art\Art Prints”. The seller is “pictura-prints” and is located in 6611BX. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Originality: Original
  • Date of Creation: Pre-1800
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Subject: 0
  • Print Surface: Paper
  • Medium: Engraving
  • Year: 1636
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