CADURCIUM VERNACULE QUERCI. (CAHORS)

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Joan Blaeu


Cadurcium Vernacule Querci. (Cahors)

Copper plate engraving, c.1640.
Image 15 1/8 x 19 5/8" (38.2 x 50 cm).
Fair to good condition. Some remains of old damp staining. Original hand coloring.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 97080
Price: $135.00
Publisher :
A fine map of the city of Cahors on the Lot River and surrounding region. This map appeared in Blaeu's "Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, Sive Atlas Novis."

Cahors is known as the center of AOC 'black' wine, which has been made since the Middle Ages.

French text on verso.
Maps

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