"Le Vray Pourtraict de la Ville de Nismes", Belleforest, Francois
Subject: France, Nimes
Period: 1575 (published)
Publication: La Cosmographie universelle
Color: Black & White
11.2 x 8 inches
28.4 x 20.3 cm
This rare plan of the city of Nimes was designed by Edouard Bredin for the French edition of the Cosmography. The plan is flanked by columns of French text and a key at bottom locates the important buildings. French text on verso.
Lightly toned on centerfold with a faint damp stain in top blank margin.