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Jan Jansson:  [Title Page] Atlas Novus Sive Theatrum Orbis Terrarum: In Quo Germaniae Superioris & singularum ejus partium Tabuluae Geographicae & descriptiones continentur Tomi Primi Pars Altera

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Title: [Title Page] Atlas Novus Sive Theatrum Orbis Terrarum: In Quo Germaniae Superioris & singularum ejus partium Tabuluae Geographicae & descriptiones continentur Tomi Primi Pars Altera

Map Maker: Jan Jansson

Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1652

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 15 x 10 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $245.00

Inventory ID: 25457


Description:

Striking old color example of the title page from Volume 1 of Jansson's Atlas Novus, first published in 1636.

Marvelous ornated coat of arms and beautifully engraved figures. Title pages are increasing collected. Noteworthy cartographic historians including R.V. Tooley collected 16th-18th Century decorative title pages. A marvelous example in fine old color.


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