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Jan Jansson: Insula Borneo

Map: SEAS5032
 
Cartographer: Jan Jansson
Title: Insula Borneo
Date: 1657
Published: Amsterdam
Width: 21 inches / 54 cm
Height: 17 inches / 44 cm
Map ref: SEAS5032
Description:
Decorative map of Borneo by one of the Dutch Golden Age's leading cartographers. Embellished with a large Baroque title cartouche, rhumb lines, and sailing ships. Coastal features are named, but the interior of the island remains completely unknown.

Latin descriptive text on the verso (image available upon request). Original hand-colour. [SEAS5032]