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. 57 x 46 cm. The image size is ca. 49.5 x 37.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 22.4 x 18.1 inch. 19.5 x 14.8 inch. This maps shows the cities of Vienne, Valance, Grenoble and others. 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). This Atlas contains maps by Mercator, Hondius and early Janssonius edition maps. 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. This beautiful map was engraved by Abraham Goos. General age related toning. Some light staining in margins. Small tear near top middle fold, barely visible and backed by acid free tape. Nice map in fine condition! At your request we can have this map coloured by professional antique map / print colourer (cost inquire). Keywords: ANTIQUE MAP-FRANCE-DAUPHINE-GRENOBLE-HONDIUS (PCO) B15-36. The item “Antique Map-FRANCE-DAUPHINE-GRENOBLE-Hondius-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 Overasselt. 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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