"La Chatellenie de Lille et le Bailliage de Tournay", Le Rouge, George Louis
Period: 1744 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
19 x 23 inches
48.3 x 58.4 cm
Regional map of the historic Flanders region in northern France. It focuses on the chateaux of Lille, Ipres, Courtray, Menin, Tournay, Douay, Arras and Valencienes. Delicate detail of the surrounding woods, towns, churches, rivers and roads.
Beautifully engraved with original hand coloring on thick paper with large watermark. Soft crease along side of centerfold, else fine.