Auction 126, Lot 519

"Lyonnois Forest et Beaujolois", Mercator/Hondius

Subject: France

Period: 1610 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.5 x 5.8 inches
19.1 x 14.7 cm

A charming little map of the famous Beaujolais wine region. The map is oriented with north to the right and is embellished with a bold strapwork title cartouche. Latin text on verso.

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Condition: A

There is some printer's ink residue and light damp stains in the margins.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/3/2008

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