"Potentissimae Helvetiorum Reipublicae Cantones Tredecim cum Foederatis et Subjectis Provinciis", Homann, Johann Baptist
Period: 1710 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.8 x 19.1 inches
57.9 x 48.5 cm
Large, detailed map of Switzerland is colored to show the regions of various religious enclaves. A large, decorative title cartouche features the coats of arms of the cantons. Below the cartouche and in the lower left corner are vignettes of farm and village life.
A dark impression on a bright sheet with several small fold separations closed on verso with archival material. There are two light printer's creases at left.