INSULAE DIVIMARTINI ET ULIARUS VULGO L'ISLE DE RE ET OLERON
Cartographer: JANSSONIUS Johannes
Date: 1631 Amsterdam
Size: 38.5*52 cms
Stunning map with excellent full original colour.
Map of Ré and Oléron islands. Depicting the west coast of France, showing La Rochelle. Several vessels and sailing ships dot the Atlantic ocean. Three wind roses indicate north to the left. Embellished with sea goddess and monsters.
First state before the signature of Johannes Janssonius was added. Latin text on verso.
Slight pleasant age toning;
Excellent colour and very good condition.
Reference: V.d. Krogt, Atlantes Neerlandici, Vol. I, 4515:1.2.