1639 Jansson Large Antique Map of Hungary

Cartographer : Jan Jansson

This large hand coloured original antique map of Hungary - centering on the city of Budapest, south to Bosnia east to Transylvania and west to Austria - by Jan Jansson  was published in the 1639 French edition of Mercator's Atlas published by Henricus Hondius and Jan Jansson. (Ref: Koeman; M&B; Tooley)

Condition Report:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color: - off white
Age of map color: - Later
Colors used: - Yellow, pink, green
General color appearance: - Authentic
Paper size: - 22 3/4in x 19in (575mm x 485mm)
Plate size: - 20 1/2in x 17in (520mm x 430mm)
Margins: - Min 1in (25mm)

Margins: - Uniform age toning, bottom margin centerfold & border re-joined
Plate area: - Uniform age toning, centerfold re-joined, creasing along centerfold
Verso: - Uniform age toning