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Auction 107, Lot 358

"Ager Parisiensis Vulgo l'Isle de France", Jansson, Jan

Subject: France

Period: 1656 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

18.2 x 13 inches
46.2 x 33 cm
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Decorative map of Paris and the surrounding region including Pentioise, Senlis, and Meaux. This map of the environs of Paris was based on a manuscript map attributed to Francois de la Guillotiere and in the possession of Pierre Pithou; both of which are mentioned in the title cartouche. Latin text on verso.


Condition: A

Original color, lightly toned. Huge margins with a few minor defects and fold separation well away from map.

Estimate: $200 - $275

Sold for: $150

Closed on 6/9/2004