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Antique Map of the Macedonian Expedition by Janssonius (1652) – SOLD

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Antique Map of the Macedonian Expedition titled ‘Alexandri Magni Macedonis Expedition’. Highly decorative map showing the region covered by Alexander the Great and illustrating the region based upon geography contemporary to his reign. Includes numerous notes throughout. Extends from the Mediteranean and Aegean Seas to India. With beautiful title cartouche and a second cartouche on the right depicting a soldier. puttto and medallions with the portrait of Alexander the Great. Verso: blank

This original antique print originates from “Accuratissima orbis Antiqui Delineatio” by Johannes Janssonius (a.k.a Jan Jansson), published from 1652 – 1700, in 7 editions.

 

Arist: J. Janssonius
Year: 1652
Purchase Code: LM15031

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