Antique Maps by Johannes Janssonius (*1588 - 1664)

Johannes Janssonius also known as Jan Jansson was born 1588 in Arnhem, Netherlands. His father was a bookseller and publisher (Jan Janszoon the Elder). When he married the daughter of the cartographer Jodocus Hondius he also set up a business as book publisher in Amsterdam. His first map was published in 1616. Around 15 years later he set up a partnership with his brother in law Hondius add issued further editions of the Mercator/Hondius atlas. After his death in 1664, his heirs still have published several maps. Many of his plates have been acquired by Pieter Schenk and Gerard Valk.
  • 1640 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Monasteriensis Episcopatus

    J. Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    West oriented copper engraved map of Lower-Saxony to North Rhine-Westphalia by J. Janssonius. One nice cartouche and numerous small coats-of-arms within the map. Showing the area between Wesel,...

    Monasteriensis Episcopatus
    10963

    Antique map of North Rhine-Westphalia, Lower-Saxony. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Janssonius circa 1640.

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  • 1650 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Erpach Comitatus

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Nice mid 17th century copper engraved map of the Odenwald region of P. Kaerius by J. Janssonius. With two cartouche, a compass rose and coat of arms. Covering the region between Worms, Heidelberg,...

    Erpach Comitatus
    10615

    Antique map of the Odenwald, Bergstrasse, Erbach. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1650.

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  • 1650 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Picardia vera et inferior

    Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Detailed original hand coloured map of the Normandy, Northwest of France printed by Joan Jansson. With three coloured cartouches.

    Picardia vera et inferior
    10103

    Coloured map of the Normandy, Northwest France. Printed in Amsterdam circa 1650.

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  • 1650 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Waldeck Comitatus

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Nice mid 17th century copper engraved map of the region between Dortmund and Kassel by J. Janssonius. With one cartouche and a mileage scale. Covering the region between Meschede, Frankenberg,...

    Waldeck Comitatus
    10669

    Antique map of Waldeck, Hesse, North Rhine-Westphalia. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1650.

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  • 1630 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Episcopatus Hildesiensis descriptio novissima

    Amsterdam, circa 1630

    Copper engraved map of Lower Saxony centred around Hildesheim by J. Janssonius. Showing the area from Hannover and Braunschweig in the North, towards Einbeck in the Southern Hundsruck. With one...

    Episcopatus Hildesiensis descriptio novissima
    10960

    Antique map of Hildesheim, Lower Saxony. Printed in Amsterdam circa 1630.

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  • 1650 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Iuliacensis ducatus

    J. Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Engraved map of the area around Julich by J. Janssonius. With one cartouche and a mileage scale. Showing River Rhine between Rheinberg and Remagen with Duisburg, Düsseldorf, Köln, Bonn and Aachen...

    Iuliacensis ducatus
    10968

    Antique map of Julich, North Rhein-Westphalia. Printed in Amsterdam by J. Janssonius circa 1650.

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  • 1650 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Thuringiae Nova Descriptio

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Nice mid 17th century copper engraved map of the Thuringia by J. Janssonius. With one cartouche, coat-of-arms and a mileage scale. With Erfurt in the centre. Rare separate issued sheet without the...

    Thuringiae Nova Descriptio
    10653

    Antique map of Thuringia. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1650.

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  • 1650 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Normandia Ducatus

    circa 1650

    Very attractive map of the Normandy in France with the Channel to UK. Various ships and coats of arms are shown.

    Normandia Ducatus
    10012

    Coloured map of the Normandy. Printed circa 1650.

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  • 1680 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Ducatus Silesiae Grotganus cum Districtu Episcopali Nissensi Delineatore Iona Sculteto, Silesio.

    Amsterdam, circa 1680

    Attractive old coloured engraved map of Upper Silesia from J. Scultetus by J. Janssonius. Showing the area around Nysa and Grodkow. With three beautiful coloured cartouches. Without text on verso.

    Ducatus Silesiae Grotganus cum Districtu Episcopali Nissensi Delineatore...
    10416

    Old coloured map of Grodkow, Nysa. Printed in Amsterdam circa 1680.

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  • 1640 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Totius Sueviae novissima Tabula

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1640

    Decorative mid 17th century copper engraved map of Swabia by J. Janssonius. Showing the area between Heidelberg, Zurich, Landshut and Regensburg with the Lake of Constance. With one cartouche with...

    Totius Sueviae novissima Tabula
    10690

    Coloured map of Swabia, Baden-Württemberg. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1640.

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  • 1660 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Guinea

    circa 1660

    Very attractive map of Guinea and Benin. Various animals and ships are shown. Dutch text on verso.

    Guinea
    10009

    Old coloured map of Benin, Guinea. Printed circa 1660.

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  • 1650 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Nobilis Fluvius Albis ... A Ioanne Ianssonio Amstelodami / Emporium Hamburgum

    Janssonius, Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Nice mid 17th century copper engraved map of the course of the Elbe river between Hamburg and the Nordsee by J. Janssonius. With one cartouche and a cityview of Hamburg. Rare separate issued sheet...

    Nobilis Fluvius Albis ... A Ioanne Ianssonio Amstelodami / Emporium...
    10671

    Antique map of the course of the Elbe River, Hamburg. Printed in Amsterdam by Janssonius circa 1650.

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  • 1650 - Johannes Janssonius

    Johannes Janssonius:  Normandia Ducatus

    Amsterdam, circa 1650

    Very attractive map of the Normandy in France with the Channel to UK by Jan Jnsson. Various ships and coats of arms are shown.

    Normandia Ducatus
    10102

    Coloured map of the Normandy. Printed in Amsterdam circa 1650.

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