"Galliae Antiquae Descriptio Geographica", Sanson, Nicolas
Period: 1641 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
20.8 x 15.5 inches
52.8 x 39.4 cm
This is a fine map of ancient France filled with detail and ancient place names. It is decorated with a strapwork title cartouche. The map has been trimmed to the neatlines and mounted on 18th century paper for inclusion in a composite atlas, a common practice of the period.
Original outline color with some faint toning and a minor extraneous, soft fold.