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VISSCHER, Claes Janszoon. [17th Century Map of Scandinavia]
Tabula exactissima Regnorum Sueciæ et Norvegiæ. Amsterdam, c. 1630, Latin text edition, original colour, 460 x 550mm A very fine example.
A very fine and decorative map of Scandinavia in original colour, the title contained in a baroque cartouche surmounted by the arms of Gustavus Adolphus and surrounded by coats of arms of the regions of Sweden and Norway. The model for this map (as acknowleged in the title) was that of Anders Bure produced in 1626, it was engraved by Abraham Goos KOEMAN Pg. 178.
[Ref: 11040]    £900.00 ($1,167 • €1,039 rates)

 Eastern Europe 

VISSCHER, Claes Janszoon. [An uncommon 17th century map of Hungary in fine original colour]
Nova et Recens Emendata Totius Regni Ungariae una cum Adiacentibus et Finitimus Regionibus delineatio [C.J.] Visscher. Amsterdam: Henricus Hondius, 1633. Original colour. 355 x 530mm. Very fine condition, wide margins.
A lovely example of this scarce map of Hungary, engraved by Jan van Doeticum Jnr for Visscher in 1624, but this example published by Hondius in the first full edition of his atlas to contain this map (although it previously appeared in an Appendix of 1630]. It focuses on the conflicts between the Holy Roman and Ottoman empires foe control of the country: the larger towns are marked with crosses or crescents depending on which side had control of them.
[Ref: 14527]    £950.00 ($1,232 • €1,096 rates)

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