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Selected Maps: 1 to 16 of 77

Cartographer: Waldseemuller/Fries
Title: : Norbegia & Gottia
Date: 1541      Size: 18 x 12 inches
Published: Vienne
Description: Rare early woodcut of Scandinavia, one of the earliest maps to focus on the region. Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Iceland are mostly recognizable, though extremely distorted.
Map Ref: SCAN2089
Cartographer: Abraham Ortelius
Title: : Septentrionalivm Regionvm Descrip.
Date: 1592      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Antwerp
Description: North Atlantic. Celebrated map showing a collection of mythical islands. Original colour.
Map Ref: SCAN2361
Cartographer: Petrus Bertius
Title: : Descriptio Norwegia et Sveciae
Date: 1616      Size: 5 x 4 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Early miniature map of Northern Europe, particularly Scandinavia, Britain, Greenland, and the North Atlantic. Coloured.
Map Ref: SCAN2497
Cartographer: Samuel Purchas
Title: : Svecia et Norwegia etc.
Date: 1625      Size: 8 x 6 inches
Published: London
Description: Sweden, Norway & Finland. Early map of Scandinavia with decorative cartouche, sea monster and ship. Strong impression.
Map Ref: SCAN2403
Cartographer: Mercator Hondius
Title: : Norvegia et Suecia
Date: 1651      Size: 8 x 6 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Norway, Sweden & Finland. Reduced version of Gerard Mercator's map of Scandinavia published in the German 1651 edition of the 'Atlas Minor' by Hondius & Jansson. Coloured.
Map Ref: SCAN2489
Cartographer: C. & N. Visscher
Title: : Sueciae et Norvegiae
Date: c. 1660      Size: 21 x 18 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Scandinavia. Magnificent title cartouche decorated with Coats of Arms. Small repair to lower centrefold. Original colour.
Map Ref: SCAN2148
Cartographer: Jan Jansson
Title: : Sveciae, Norvegiae, et Daniae, Nova Tabula
Date: 1666      Size: 22 x 19 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Sweden, Norway and Denmark. Decorative cartouche. Hand coloured.
Map Ref: SCAN2063
Cartographer: Willem & Jan Blaeu
Title: : Svecia, Dania, et Norvegia, Regna Europae Septentrionalia
Date: 1667      Size: 20 x 15 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Kingdoms of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden (including the Grand Duchy of Finland). Magnificent cartouche and swash lettering. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: SCAN2266
Cartographer: Pierre Duval
Title: : Norvege et Svede
Date: c. 1680      Size: 7 x 5 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Early map of Norway, Sweden, and Finland showing the shape of Scandinavia oddly distorted, though the topographical detail is quite good for the period. Original hand-colour.
Map Ref: SCAN1967
Cartographer: Nicolas & Guillaume Sanson
Title: : Scandinavie ou sont les Etats de Danemark, de Svede &c.
Date: 1683      Size: 10 x 7 inches
Published: Paris
Description: Decorative map of Scandinavia with a handsome title cartouche and French descriptive text on the verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: SCAN2224
Cartographer: Robert Morden
Title: : Sweden and Norway
Date: 1688      Size: 4 x 5 inches
Published: London
Description: Scandinavia. Miniature map with English descriptive text on the verso. Coloured.
Map Ref: SCAN2472
Cartographer: Johannes van Keulen
Title: : Nieuwe Paskaart vunde Gebeck Oosterzé en Noortzé, Schip-vaart
Date: c. 1690      Size: 22 x 20 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Beautiful sea chart of the North Atlantic, encompassing Scandinavia, northern Russia, Iceland, Britain, and Greenland. Coloured.
Map Ref: SCAN2092
Cartographer: Frederick De Wit
Title: : Scandinaviae Tabula comprehendens Regnorum Sueciae Daniae et Norvegiae
Date: c. 1690      Size: 23 x 20 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Scandinavia. Splendid cartouche. Original colour.
Map Ref: SCAN1617
Cartographer: Gerhard Valk
Title: : Scandinavia
Date: c. 1700      Size: 19 x 23 inches
Published: Amsterdam
Description: Scandinavia. Coloured.
Map Ref: SCAN1395
Cartographer: Johann Baptist Homann
Title: : Scandinavia complectens Sieciae, Daniae & Norvegiae Regna
Date: c. 1710      Size: 23 x 19 inches
Published: Nuremberg
Description: Scandinavia. Striking map in original colour.
Map Ref: SCAN2315
Cartographer: Pieter van der Aa
Title: : Scandinavie Septentrionale ou Couronnes du Nord
Date: 1713      Size: 15 x 10 inches
Published: Leiden
Description: Charming map of Northern Scandinavia with a faux-frame border and an elaborate title cartouche depicting life in the Arctic. Coloured.
Map Ref: SCAN2249