Auction 128, Lot 604

"Poictou", Mercator/Jansson

Subject: France

Period: 1630 (circa)

Publication: Atlas Minor

Color: Hand Color

Size:
7.5 x 5.8 inches
19.1 x 14.7 cm

Attractive reduced version of Jansson's map of the region including the coastline and the cities of Nantes and Rochelle, with the Loire River prominently noted. The map is ornamented with strapwork title and scale cartouches. French text on verso.

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Condition: A

Light toning in the blank margins.

Estimate: $110 - $150

Sold for: $80

Closed on 5/20/2009

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