"Dauphine sive Delphinatus Superior et Inferior nec non Ducatus Sabaudiae…", Seutter, Matthias
Period: 1730 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.8 x 19.5 inches
57.9 x 49.5 cm
This detailed regional map covers the Rhone-Alps region with a small portion of Italy. It includes the cities of Lyon, Grenoble and Turin. Fortified cities, small towns, monasteries, roads and canals fill the landscape along with topographical depictions of hills, mountains and forests. At the top right the title cartouche is embellished with mythical figures.
Dark impression and original outline color. Narrow, but adequate margins, as issued. Some minor soil and pencil markings in the margins.