"Descriptio Veromanduorum… Vermandois [on sheet with] Gouvernement de la Cappelle…", Blaeu, Johannes
Subject: Northern France
Period: 1641 (circa)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Hand Color
20.3 x 15 inches
51.6 x 38.1 cm
Two fine decorative maps within one border. The first centers on Saint Quentin with a lovely title cartouche and a scale of miles held by a Musketeer. The second map includes Marle, Leon, Vernins and is decorated with three cartouches. A fine example of Blaeu's work. German text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. II) #4160+4170:2.
Light toning with short centerfold separations at top and bottom confined to the blank margins. Faint damp stains are confined to the side blank margins.