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Auction 143, Lot 515

"Propriae Lugudunensis Generalitatis Mappa Chorographica Insuas V. Electiones…", Homann Heirs

Subject: Eastern France

Period: 1762 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

21.8 x 17.3 inches
55.4 x 43.9 cm
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Detailed map of the Beaujolais region including the cities of Lyon, Clermont Ferrand, Roanne, Saint Etienne and Vienne. Fully engraved with mountains, forests and tiny villages. A decorative title cartouche incorporates a legend and distance scale.


Condition: B+

Original color on watermarked paper with light toning and minor damp stains confined to blank margins.

Estimate: $180 - $220


Closed on 2/13/2013