|BLAEU, W. - Bressia vulgo Bresse. [Coloured by Van Santen]|
Amsterdam, 1650, In attractive original colours. 380x493mm. Mint condition. No text on verso. With wide margins. Heightened with gold
Title cartouche with putti and surveyor with surveying instruments. Upper right hand corner Geneva, lower left Lyon and in the centre Bourg-en Bresse. Upper right hand corner Geneva. Including part of Franche-Comté region with Jura Mountains.
The map has been coloured and heightened with gold b... (Go to Item Page)
|JANSSONIUS, J. - Hellas Seu Graecia Universa Autore J. Laurenbergio.|
Amsterdam, ca.1652, In attractive strong original colours.. 468x560mm. Good margins, dark impression, with slight creasing to central. Very slight marginal paper discolouration due to previous framing. Very good condition.
A decorative detailed map of Greece and the western part of Turkey and Macedonia. Lavishly coloured and hightened with gold by the master colourist Dirk Jansz. van Santen..
The colouring is attributed to the 17th century ... (Go to Item Page)
|VAN KEULEN, J. - Pascarte van Europa Beginnende vande Canael tot aen Spitbergen, en van Ysland tot aen Nova Zemla . . .|
Amsterdam, after 1666, In attractive strong original colours.. 519x586mm. A good and dark impression. Some winkles next to center fold.
Cartouche, town spots are lavishly heightened with gold ! and figures in title cartouche coloured in grisaille. Margins very mildly browned.
An eye-catching chart of northern Europe with coastline from northern Russia to the Dutch English Channel in the south. Good detail on Iceland. North to the top.
In upper left corner inset map of Spitzbergen.
Illuminated manuscripts had often been produced in pen and wash with a ver... (Go to Item Page)
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