1646 Jansson Hondius Antique Map of Alscae, Germany, France

Cartographer : Jan Jansson

  • Title: Utriusquae Alsatiaae Superioris
  • Date: 1646
  • Ref: 50184
  • Size: 23in x 18 1/2in (585mm x 470mm)

This beautifully engraved & hand coloured original map of the Alsace region of France - stretching along the Rhine River from Germersheim in Germany through Strasbourg France south to Basel and Rhinefelden in Switzerland - was published as part of the 1646 Latin edition of the Mercator Jansson & Hondius Atlas. (Ref: Koeman; Tooley)

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 and beautiful
Paper size: - 23in x 18 1/2in (585mm x 470mm)
Plate size: - 22 1/2in x 15 1/2in (570mm x 395mm)
Margins: - Min 1in (25mm)

Margins: - None
Plate area: - None
Verso: - None

Condition : (A+) Fine Condition