"Carte du Gouvernement de l'Isle de France et de celui de l'Orleanois", Bonne/Lattre
Period: 1770 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
11.7 x 16.2 inches
29.7 x 41.1 cm
Detailed copper engraved map of central France. Centered on Paris, the sheet includes Fontamebleau, Rouen, Tours, Orleans, Guise, etc. Details hundreds of villages and cities, plus forests and roads. Rococo-style title cartouche and boldly colored borders.
On thick hand laid paper with wide margins. One small spot, still very good.