"Le Duche et Gouvernement de Normandie divisee en Haute et Basse Normandie…", Jaillot, Alexis-Hubert
Period: 1695 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
23.8 x 18.8 inches
60.5 x 47.8 cm
Superb map of the northern coast of France and the English Channel. The map is densely engraved with detail and beautifully decorated with a large title cartouche with coats of arms supported by two mermen. Latin title "Nova Ducatus et Praefecturae Normanniae Tabula, ad Usum Serenissimi Burgundiae Ducis" outline top border.
Fine original color. Minor damp stains in margins, just encroaching into border at left.