Auction 93, Lot 246

"La Principaute d'Orange et Comtat de Venaissin", Jansson

Subject: France

Period: 1640 (circa)

Publication: Jacques de Chieze Orangeois

Color: Hand Color

Size:
19.5 x 15 inches
49.5 x 38.1 cm

Very decorative copper engraved map featuring the cities of Avignon and Orange, as well as several smaller villages. The mountainous and forested topography is graphically depicted. Includes a lovely title cartouche and a dedication cartouche with the coat of arms. North is oriented at the bottom of the map.

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Condition: A+

Sharp impression and original color.

Estimate: $300 - $350

Sold for: $325

Closed on 12/6/2000

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