Auction 146, Lot 506

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

Subject: Eastern France

Period: 1762 (dated)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
21.8 x 17.3 inches
55.4 x 43.9 cm

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.

References:

Condition: B+

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

Estimate: $180 - $220

Unsold

Closed on 9/4/2013

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