"Het Ryk van Carel den Groten", Wetstein, R & G.
Period: 1730 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
20.2 x 14.2 inches
51.3 x 36.1 cm
This fine map of Europe describes the Empire of Charlemagne in the Middle Ages. The map is filled with ancient place names and decorated with a simple title cartouche and compass rose.
Issued folding, now flattened, on paper with a Strasbourg Lily watermark. A crisp impression with very minor offsetting and a small hole in Bulgaria.