"Carte de la Lorraine ou l'on a Distingue le Pays Messin, le Verdunois et les Toulois; le Barrois et l'Alsace...", Robert de Vaugondy/Delamarche
Subject: Northeastern France
Period: 1792 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
21 x 19.6 inches
53.3 x 49.8 cm
This detailed map depicts the historical region of Lorraine, now in the administrative region of Grand Est. The map is centered approximately on the city of Nancy, and absolutely filled with details of towns, forests, mountains, and river systems. First issued by Robert de Vaugondy in 1756 and updated by his successor, Delamarche, in 1792.
A strong impression on heavy, watermarked paper with an extraneous crease adjacent to the centerfold.