Auction 146, Lot 495

"Novissima Totius Aureliani Generalitatis Exhibitio in Suas XII Electiones Stereographico More Divisa …", Homann Heirs

Subject: Northern France

Period: 1762 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

21.8 x 16 inches
55.4 x 40.6 cm

This uncommon map covers the vicinity of Orleans in nice detail with particular attention paid to road and canals with numerous towns and villages located. Decorative title and key/scale cartouches. French title above map "Nouvelle Carte du Gouvernement General et Militaire d'Orleans…" Published by Homann Heirs.


Condition: A

Original color with a tiny hole in title cartouche only visible when held to light. There is also a small hole in title above map, and light damp stains in right blank margin, far from map.

Estimate: $160 - $200


Closed on 9/4/2013