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- Published: J. Janssonius , Amsterdam
- Published date: 1650
- Type: Antique Map
- Technique: Copper engraving / later hand color
- Category: Andaluzia
- Issue date: 1650/55
- Size: 436 by 548mm (17¼ by 21½ inches).
- Stock number: 23094
- Condition: Full margins as published. Minor skillfully restorations at the upper and lower centre fold, else in excellent condition.
Copper engraving, hand colored in outline and wash. A highly decorative sea chart of Spain with the adjacent North Africa and the 'Gulf of Biscay'. Ornated with a highly decorative engraved title cartouche with Spanish noblemen and coats of arms. Further the map is ornated with two compass roses and the pascaart is orientated North to the left. Joan Jansson's sea-atlas can be regarded as the first Dutch sea atlas in this period, which covered the entire world.