"Nouveau Plan Illustre de la Ville de Paris en 1861 Indiquant les Changements, les Voies Projetees et en Cours d'Execution", Fatout
Subject: Paris, France
Period: 1861 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
33.5 x 22.3 inches
85.1 x 56.6 cm
This great plan of Paris conveys a wonderful amount of information including vignettes of major buildings, bridges, trains, and monuments. It also includes a table with an alphabetized street index and wards. Folds into blue paper wrappers with an illustration of the Arc de Triomphe on the front cover.
Issued folding with occasional light toning along the folds, several short splits at fold intersections, and a 1.5" fold separation at bottom. Covers show moderate wear.