Auction 146, Lot 493

"Perchensis Comitatus / La Perche Comte [on sheet with] Comitatus Blesensis, Auctore Ioanne Temporio / Blaisois", Blaeu, Willem

Subject: Northern France

Period: 1664 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

19.8 x 15.3 inches
50.3 x 38.9 cm

Two maps on one sheet, each with its own decorative title cartouche. These maps detail the region of the Loire River. Perchensis includes the cities of Mortagne, Nogent-le-Rotrou and Vendome. The map of Blaisois, from surveys by Joannes Temporius, covers the neighboring region with Orleans, Bourges and Blois. Dutch text on verso.


Condition: A

A nice impression with some minor show-through of text on verso.

Estimate: $160 - $190


Closed on 9/4/2013