"L'Isle de France - Parisiensis Agri Descrip.", Ortelius, Abraham
Period: 1598 (dated)
Publication: Theatrum Orbis Terrarum
Color: Hand Color
18 x 13.2 inches
45.7 x 33.5 cm
Superb map of the region with Paris and Vincennes. The map is attributed to Francois de la Guillotiere. It is beautifully engraved with forests, cities, villages and rivers. Strapwork title cartouche and scale of miles and surrounded in an interlocking border. Ref: van den Broecke #41. Beautiful old color.