Spain, Noord-Oost Spanje; Johannes Jansonius - Arragonia Regnum - 1647

Description
Spain, Noord-Oost Spanje; Johannes Jansonius - Arragonia Regnum - 1647
Old-time colored map of a part of Spain

Condition: reasonable/good, but brown discolouration. The green colour has rubbed off on the opposite side of the map.

Beautifully decorated map of the region of Aragon in northeastern Spain, based on the cartography of the Portuguese mapmaker Juan Bautista Labana (1555-1624). Oriented with north to the right, the area includes the cities of Zaragoza, Huesca, and Amposta. Finely engraved pictorial topography, elaborate title and scale of miles cartouches and six royal crests adorn this map.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Spain
Geographical specification
Noord-Oost Spanje
Map maker/ publisher
Johannes Jansonius
Map/ Book title
Arragonia Regnum
Period
1647
Condition
Reasonable
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Old-time colored map of a part of Spain
Size of the largest image
37×48 cm
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