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Antique Map-FRANCE-LAKE GENEVA-Hondius-Janssonius-1636
1636. Engraving on verge type hand laid paper with watermark. We absolutely guarantee the authenticity of this item. on paper. Size in cm: The overall size is ca. 56.5 x 45 cm. The image size is ca. 49.5 x 37.5 cm. Size in inch: The overall size is ca. 22.2 x 17.7 inch. The image size is ca. 19.5 x 14.8 inch.Title: Lacus Lemani .'. (Lake Geneva, France, Switzerland) This maps shows the cities of Geneva, Lausanne, Thonon 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. Review our ebay store, website or inquire for any specific maps not listed.Artists and Engravers: The carthographers / publishers associated with this Atlas are: Gerard Mercator (or Rupelmundanus, Gerard de Kremer, Cremer) (1512-1594), Jodocus Hondius (1563-1612), Henricus Hondius (1597-1651) and Johannes Janssonius (1588-1664). One can find many references in online literature to these famous icons of cartography.Condition: Fine. general age related toning. some light staining in margins. original middle fold. 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-LAKE GENEVA-HONDIUS-J … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Pictura Prints, Art & Books [Overasselt, Netherlands]
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