In 1612, married one of cartographer Jodocus Hondius's daughters and began working as a publisher in Amsterdam. From 1616 until his death, Janssonius published numerous maps of various parts of Europe. From the 1630s, he worked in partnership with his brother-in-law Henricus Hondius.
Sveriges sjökartor – A. Hedin.
Pieter van den Keere was one of a number of refugees who fled from religious persecution in the Low Countries between the years 1570 and 1 590. He moved to London in 1584 with his sister who married Jodocus Hondius, also a refugee there, and through Hondius he undoubtedly learned his skills as an engraver and cartographer. In the course of a long working life he engraved a large number of individual maps for prominent cartographers of the day but he also produced an Atlas of the Netherlands (1617-22) and county maps of the British Isles which have become known as Miniature Speeds, a misnomer which calls for some explanation.
In about 1599 he engraved plates for 44 maps of the English and Welsh counties, the regions of Scotland and the Irish provinces. The English maps were based on Saxton, the Scottish on Ortelius and the Irish on the famous map by Boazio. These maps were not published at once in book form but there is evidence which suggests a date of issue (in Amsterdam) between 1605 and 1610 although at...
1725-1802. Född i Paris, död i Carrières de Charenton.
Fransk kopparstickare. Han lär ha skapat uppemot 1200 kartor, stadsplaner och liknande arbeten, bl a. för d'Anville (se denne) och Robert de Vaugondy.
Ingermanlandiae – Homanns Erben 1734
Ehrensparre - C. H. Tersmeden ca 1900.
Påven Paulus III:s tillståndsbevis för Olaus Magnus: