Auction 92, Lot 272

"Picardia", Jansson

Subject: France

Period: 1640 (circa)

Publication:

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.5 x 14.5 inches
49.5 x 36.8 cm

Handsome map of the region including the cities of Abbeville, Amiens, Cambrai, Laon, and Compiegne. The map is fully engraved to show rivers and forests and hundreds of small villages. The large title cartouche includes the coat of arms and the distance scales are enclosed in a ribbon style banner.

References:

Condition: A+

Beautiful original color.

Estimate: $180 - $220

Sold for: $300

Closed on 9/13/2000

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