Artist / Author / Cartographer:

JANSSON, JAN

Title:

India Orientalis - South East Asia

Date:

1651

Medium:

copper engraving

Size:

14.2 x 19.2 cm

Description:

An attractive map of South East Asia published by Jan Jansson in Amsterdam in 1651.

 

Following the success of the Mercator / Hondius Atlas Major in 1606 Jodocus Hondius published the smaller format quarto, Atlas Minor from 1607. Jan Jansson took over printing the atlas from his brother in law. 

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Item Code:

MA6948

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