1638 Jansson Old, Antique Map of The Vermandois, Picardy, France - St Quentin

Cartographer : Jan Jansson

This fine beautifully hand coloured original antique map of the ancient region of Vermandois in the Northern French Province of Picardy in was published by Jan Jansson in the 1638 Latin edition of Atlas Novus.

The map centres on the city of Saint Quentin stretching west to the city of Noyon, south to the town of Guise, north to Peronne and east to the town of Beaurevoir. (Ref; Koeman; Tooley; M&B)

General Description:
Paper thickness and quality: - Heavy and stable
Paper color: - off white
Age of map color: - Original
Colors used: - Green, red, orange, yellow, blue
General color appearance: - Authentic  
Paper size: - 21 1/2in x 18in (545mm x 460mm)
Plate size: - 20in x 15in (535mm x 380mm)
Margins: - Min 1in (25mm)

Margins: - Age toning
Plate area: - Age toning
Verso: - Age toning