"Lacus Lemanus", Mercator/Hondius
Period: 1620 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.8 x 5.5 inches
19.8 x 14 cm
Handsome map of Lake Geneva with good detail of surrounding towns and villages. Decorated with a large compass rose with two sailing boats and a sea monster in the lake. Strapwork title cartouche. Latin text on verso.
Light damp stains and a couple of tiny holes in blank margins. Remnants of hinge tape on verso.