Auction 107, Lot 357

"Le Pais de Caux", Jansson, Jan

Subject: France

Period: 1656 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.5 x 14.7 inches
49.5 x 37.3 cm

Splendid map of the mouth of the Seine River showing a variety of ships and boats. The map is densely engraved with forests and villages. The major cities are prominently depicted including Le Havre, Rouen, and Dieppe. Large title cartouche and coat of arms complete the composition.

References:

Condition: A

Original color. Expert repair of bottom fold separation.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $250

Closed on 6/9/2004

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