Antique Map Auction Sale No. 124 - closed 5/7/2008
1) Gouvernement General de l'Isle de France… is a decorative map of the area surrounding Paris by Frederick de Wit. It has crisply engraved detail and two decorative cartouches; the one on the left is topped with the royal coat of arms and flanked by the goddess Diana and a river god. It has original color, and the lower margin is trimmed into the border, with some paper repairs on the verso. (23.3 x 19.6") Condition C+.