Auction 119, Lot 558

"Picardia", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: France

Period: 1628 (published)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

7.5 x 5.6 inches
19.1 x 14.2 cm

Lovely map reduced from Jansson's folio map of this historic region including the cities of Abbeville, Amiens, Cambrai, Laon, and Compiègne. Fully engraved with cities and forests and adorned with decorative title and scale of miles cartouches. Latin text on verso.


Condition: B+

Nice impression. One spot of foxing just touching the border, still very good.

Estimate: $100 - $130


Closed on 5/9/2007