"Propriae Lugudunensis Generalitatis Mappa Chorographica...", Homann Heirs
Subject: Eastern France
Period: 1762 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
21.5 x 17.1 inches
54.6 x 43.4 cm
Detailed map of the Beaujolais region including the cities of Lyon, Clermont Ferrand, Roanne, Saint Etienne, and Vienne. Fully engraved with mountains, forests, and tiny villages. A decorative title cartouche incorporates a legend and distance scale.
Original color on watermarked paper with light toning and minor damp stains confined to blank margins.