1679 Nort-Iutlande Subdiuisee en ses Quatre Dioeceses; Selande Fuynen ou Fionie Isles et Prouinces du Royaume de Danemarck
By: Nicolas Sanson
Date: 1679 (dated)
Dimensions: 21 x 16.25 inches (53.5 x 41.5 cm)
This handsome map depicts Denmark divided into four Dioceses: Borch, Wiborg, Arhusen, and Rypen. Towns rivers mountains and forested areas are graphically depicted. In the title cartouche two figures appear at bottom with hands bound behind their backs. One is missing its face the other is missing its head. This is a later edition of Sanson's map originally dated 1659.
Condition: Map is in B+ condition on watermarked paper showing faint offsetting.
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