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Lot 0319
Author: Jansson, Jan
Title: Europam sive Celticam Veterem. Sic Describere Conabar Abrahamus Ortelius
Place Published: Amsterdam
Date Published: 1640

Copper-engraved map, hand-colored. 35.6x47 cm (14x18½").

This is a variant of the map Jansson issued in his historical atlas. It is based on Ortelius' map of the same title, and credits him in the title cartouche. It covers Celtic Europe, with forests, mountains and rivers, and several ancient tribal and place names.


Some light dampstaining and wear in lower margin, with old paper repair very good.

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Jansson map of Ceitic Europe

Estimate $500 - $800Oct 4, 2018
San Francisco, CA, USA