CARTE DU BOURDELOIS DU PAIS DE MEDOC, ET DE LA PREVOSTE DE BORN. [AND] PRINCIPATUS BENEARNIA. [TWO MAPS ON ONE SHEET.]

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Joan Blaeu


Carte du Bourdelois du pais de Medoc, et de la prevoste de Born. [and] Principatus Benearnia. [Two maps on one sheet.]

Handcolored engraving, c.1640.
Image size 15 1/4 x 19 7/8" (386 x 505 mm) plus margins.
Good condition, save for expertly repaired tear near center and small wormholes in lower margin. Original hand coloring.
LOCATION: Washington D.C.

Inventory Number: 36992
Price: $275.00
Publisher : Published by Guiljelmum Blaeu, Amsterdam.
Two maps on one sheet. These two maps depict the Bordeaux and Bearn regions of France. Title and scale cartouches, as well as two compass roses and a coat of arms, embellish this two-part map. This example is from a French text edition of Blaeu's Atlas Novus. A nicely colored impression. Maps

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