"Burgundia Comitatus", Mercator/Jansson
Period: 1628 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.3 x 5.6 inches
18.5 x 14.2 cm
Handsome small map of Franche-Comté in Burgundy with the bordering region of Switzerland including Geneva. The map is oriented with north to the right, and Lake Geneva is at the lower left . It is filled with graphic illustrations of the rivers, mountains, forests, and cities. The map is embellished with strapwork title and scale of miles cartouches. Latin text on verso.
Nice impression with attractive color. The sheet has some faint uneven toning confined to the margins.