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Johannes Jansson:  Tabula Anemographica seu Pyxis Nautica ventorum nomina sex linguis repraesentans

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Title: Tabula Anemographica seu Pyxis Nautica ventorum nomina sex linguis repraesentans

Map Maker: Johannes Jansson

Place / Date: Amsterdam / 1650 ca

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 21.5 x 17.5 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $4,800.00

Inventory ID: 50898


Description:

Finely engraved wind chart, surrounded by wind heads and with the compass divided into 32 parts and text in six languages.

The wind heads are arranged in successive ages from young to old, and four large heads, blowing winds on the compass and seasons.

The corners are decorated with large allegorical representations of the four seasons.


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