"Potentissimae Helvetiorum Reipublicae Cantones Tredecim cum Foederatis et Subjectis Provinciis exhibiti", Homann Heirs
Period: 1732 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
22 x 19 inches
55.9 x 48.3 cm
Large, detailed map of Switzerland is colored to show the regions of various religious enclaves. A large, decorative title cartouche features the coats of arms of the cantons. Below the cartouche and in the lower left corner are vignettes of farm and village life.
Printed on a sturdy sheet with original color and a light impression in the cartouches. The centerfold has a couple of small areas of abrasion that are unobtrusive.