Auction 113, Lot 491

"Gouvernement General du Duche de Bourgogne, Comte de Bresse", Jansson, Jan

Subject: France

Period: 1656 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

20.5 x 16.5 inches
52.1 x 41.9 cm

Decorative map of the Burgundy region roughly between Langres, Geneva, Lyon and Nevers. Fully engraved to show rivers, mountains, forests and cities. The map is adorned with a title cartouche flanked by two musketeers and a scale of miles view a vignette of an ox cart with a wine cask.

References: Van der Krogt (Atlantes) #4870:1C.

Condition: B

Original color with a bit of light toning.

Estimate: $150 - $200

Sold for: $110

Closed on 12/7/2005