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