"Gueldre Espagnole, ou Quartier de Ruremonde dans le Duche de Gueldre", Sanson/Jaillot
Subject: Netherlands, Germany
Period: 1692 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
21.7 x 16.7 inches
55.1 x 42.4 cm
Attractive engraving covering the area of the Spanish possessions in Gelderland with the towns of Roermond and Venlo at center. The map is filled with tiny villages, towns, lakes and rivers. Adorned by a decorative strapwork title cartouche and five distance scales.
Original color with moderate toning, several brown stains, and a few small centerfold separations that have been closed on verso with archival tape.