"Lacus Lemannus", Mercator/Jansson
Subject: Lake Geneva, Switzerland
Period: 1651 (published)
Publication: Atlas Minor
Color: Hand Color
7.9 x 5.3 inches
20.1 x 13.5 cm
Handsome map of Lake Geneva with good detail of surrounding towns and villages. The map is decorated with two strapwork cartouches. German text on verso.
References: Van der Krogt (Vol. III) #4985:352.1.
A crisp impression with light toning, some show-through of text on verso, and scattered foxing mostly confined to the blank margins.