Auction 153, Lot 498


"The South Eastern Part of France Which Includes Roussillon-Languedoc, with a Great Portion of Rouergue and Auvergne-Provence-Dauphine, and the Whole Frontier of Italy", Faden, William

Subject: Southeastern France

Period: 1799 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

30.6 x 21.1 inches
77.7 x 53.6 cm

This map of southeastern France spans from the Spanish border to western Italy, extending as far north as Grenoble. The map is densely engraved with towns, roads, rivers, and topography shown in hachure. A highly detailed English map of the region.

References: Shirley (BL Atlases) T.FAD-4a #16.

Condition: B+

Original outline color with light offsetting and a few tiny marginal tears.

Estimate: $160 - $200

Sold for: $90

Closed on 5/20/2015