"The Kingdom of France Describing the New Limits According to the Treaty of Paris, November 20th. 1815", Wyld, James
Period: 1825 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
24 x 20.7 inches
61 x 52.6 cm
This detailed, large-scale map of France depicts the departments, districts, key cities, and major roads. The island of Corsica is shown in a small inset at bottom right. The borders are shown according to the 1815 Treaty of Paris, which ended the Napoleonic Wars and reverted France's boundaries to their 1790 level.
Original color on paper with "J. Whatman 1825" watermark and minor soiling and offsetting. There are professional repairs to separations along the centerfold and several marginal tears and chips.