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Jan Jansson Atlas Map "Portugallia et Algarbia quæ olim Lusitania", circa 1660

Item Details

Medium on Ground: Hand-colored engraving on laid paper
Geographical Area: Portugal
Period: 17th Century
Date: Circa 1660
Artist (Nationality, Lifespan): After Fernando Álvaro Seco (Vernando Alvero Secco, Portuguese, 16th century)
Title: Portugallia et Algarbia quæ olim Lusitania (“Portugal and the Algarve, formerly Lusitania”)
Signature: Cartographer credit within title cartouche
Portfolio and/or Book: Pulled from Jansson’s Atlas Novus
Publisher: Published in Amsterdam by Johannes Janssonius (Jan Jansson, Dutch, 1588 – 1664), credit to lower right in plate
Map Type: World Atlas, Pictorial/Bird’s Eye Map
Labels to frame: Label to verso

Terms & Conditions

Condition

- toning and foxing throughout; adhesive discoloration and tear to paper to lower portion of center seam; toning is lighter at center from original binding; creases to paper at center line and to right of center; other wrinkles to paper pressed flat at lower center and slight ripple throughout; faded color on mat borders; gilt loss and edge wear to frame.

Dimensions

27.75" W x 23.5" H x 1.25" D

- measures frame; visible map area 20.0" W x 15.5" H.

Item #

ITMG384770

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