"Lyonnois Forest et Beaujolois", Mercator/Hondius
Period: 1607 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.5 x 5.3 inches
19.1 x 13.5 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. This is from the first Latin edition.
Marginal soiling Manuscript page number, cardinal directions, and a Latin phrase that translates as "This map belongs to France" in blank margins.