"France", Sanson, Nicolas Fils
Period: 1683 (published)
Publication: Geographische Historiche Beschryvingh der vier bekend Werelds-Deelen…
Color: Hand Color
11 x 8.8 inches
27.9 x 22.4 cm
This unusual small map of France is decorated with a strapwork title cartouche, but is lacking the borders that are usually found on maps of the period. It was engraved by A. d'Winter.
Light, even toning, and the right margin has been extended to accommodate framing.