Auction 101, Lot 337

"Tabula Ducatus Britanniae Gallis le Gouvernemt. General De Bretagne…", Homann, Johann Baptist

Subject: France

Period: 1719 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
22.6 x 19 inches
57.4 x 48.3 cm

Large and very detailed chart roughly centered on the Bretagne region and extending south to include Belle Isle and Nante on the Loire River, and north to Granville. Locates hundreds of cities and villages. Shows the walled cities of Brest, Vannes, Angers, Chasteau Gontier, Laval. Mayenne, Avranches, Dol, Rennes, Brieu, and Morlaix. A very handsome sheet with two large, decorative cartouches.

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Condition: A

Very nice impression with bright color on thick paper.

Estimate: $250 - $300

Sold for: $325

Closed on 12/4/2002

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