Period: 1665 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
9.2 x 7.3 inches
23.4 x 18.5 cm
A very lovely little map of Europe fully engraved with towns and topography. The map is decorated with a strapwork cartouche and a simple compass rose.
References: Pastoureau, SANSON VII B .
Original outline color with later color in the cartouche, two small stains in the Baltic Sea, and two small worm holes in the top blank margin.