"Comte, et Gouvernement de Provence. Aveq les Pays circonvoisins Cotat. Venaiscin, Printe. D'Orange, Cotat. De Nice, &c", Sanson, Nicolas
Period: 1652 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
18 x 12.5 inches
45.7 x 31.8 cm
Fine map of Provence by one of France's best mapmakers. Crisply engraved and detailed throughout with decorative (uncolored) cartouche. Printed with a crack in the copper plate, leaving a crescent shaped mark across lower border. Engraved by Robert Cordier.
On fine paper with printer's crease , still very good.