British Isles Ireland England Scotland 1661 Jansson van der Keere miniature mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Britannica Rum Insula Rum Typus.
(Europe, Great Britain, England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Hadrian's Wall).
Issued 1661, Amsterdam by J. Jansson. Engraved by P. van der Keere.
Mid 17th century engraved miniature map. North is oriented towards the right.
Nice looking example, dark impression, clean, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Original fold line as issued.
Sheet measures c. 7 7/8" H x 8 1/8" W.
Engraved area measures c. 6" H x 8" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2, pp. 428-430.