Auction 96, Lot 307

"Languedoc", Blaeu, (Family)

Subject: France

Period: 1640 (circa)


Color: Hand Color

21.2 x 17.2 inches
53.8 x 43.7 cm

This is a beautiful map of southern France. It includes the French Riviera from Saulec and Narbone to just east of the mouth of the Rhone with the cities of Avignon, Arles, Cahors, and Narbone. It is decorated with a sailing ship, compass rose, title and distance scale cartouches and a fine coat of arms.


Condition: A

Nice original color and condition with a couple of very tiny spots.

Estimate: $325 - $375

Sold for: $240

Closed on 9/12/2001