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 Compi├Ęgne. 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