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JANSSONIUS, J. - Insulae de Cabo Verde olim Hesperides sive .. Zoute Eylanden.

JANSSONIUS, J. -  Insulae de Cabo Verde olim Hesperides sive .. Zoute Eylanden.
JANSSONIUS, J. - Insulae de Cabo Verde olim Hesperides sive .. Zoute Eylanden.
Date: Amsterdam, 1655
Size: 435 x 545 mm.
Colouring: In attractive strong original colours.
Condition: Very good condition. Several light brown spots in the margin.

Description

Original copper engraving, hand colored in outline, when published. Double page chart covering detailed the Cap Verde Islands in the Atlantic Ocean (Isla de San Antonia, San Vincente, S. Lucia, S. Nicolas, I. do Sal, de Bona Vista, do Mayo, S. Jago, del Fuogo, de Brava).
Many place names of smaller towns are listed along the coast lines the islands. As well some anchor places and depths are marked. In the upper center a large figurative title cartouche in full contemporary colours.
Below an additional cartouche with a scale of miles is present. In the center of the sea chart a compass rose.
750€
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  • Reference N°: 29049
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