Ditio Trans-Isulana


Jan Janssonius (1588 – 1664)
Ditio Trans-Isulana (ca. 1638)
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Jan Janssonius, real name Jan Janszoon, was a Dutch cartographer, printer and publisher. He built the publishing house of his father-in-law, Jodocus Hondius, into one of the largest in Europe. With his brother-in-law Henricus Hondius ( 1597 – 1651), real name Joost de Hondt and Dutch cartographer, he had a partnership until 1638.

  • Image: beautiful, large, colored engraving of Overijssel and Drenthe. From the atlas Gerardi Mercatoris et J. Hondii. Atlas Novus, sive Descriptio Geographica Totius Orbis Terrarum, Tabulis Aeneis Luculentissimis & Accuratissimis Exornata, Tribus Tomis Distictus
  • year: ca. 1638
  • quality: excellent
  • signed: printed in plate
  • image size: 38.7 x 49.6 cm | 15.2 x 19.5 in (h x w)
  • sheet or frame size: 46.3 x 55.7 cm | 18.2 x 21.9 in (h x w)

17th century


copper engraving





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