An old coloured county map of Devon from Volume IV, containing the English county maps, of Jansson’s atlas of the world “Le Nouvel Atlas”, first published in 1646. The map contains the usual Jansson decorations; including several coats of arms of the noble families of the county surrounded by putti and a two cartouches, one encircling the title with two classical women standing on either side and the second around distance scale. A description of the county appears verso in French. Other than some light age toning to the paper, the map is a finely coloured, strong dark impression on heavy paper with wide margins in excellent condition. 38 cm x 49 cm