Janssonius: Title page
Move your mouse over image or click to enlarge

Title page of „Atlantis Novi pars Secunda...“

Beautiful title page of the atlas „Atlantis Novi pars Secunda, exhibens Germaniam inferiorem, Galliam, Helvetiam, atque Hispaniam.“, depicting a portal surrounded by various scientists, allegories and mythical creatures, above the portal, a golden armillary sphere.

Copper engraving with original colours from “Atlantis Novi pars Secunda...“ published by Johannes Janssonius (1588 – 1664), Amsterdam 1639.

Sheet size: 39 x 23 cm

Decorative title page, with vibrant colours, trimmed margins and old residue of glue on the back, altogether in good condition.

€ 220,-