Eastern Germany Upper Saxony Haute Saxe 1767 Le Rouge decorative mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Cercle de la Haute Saxe.
(Dresden / Gotha / Hohenstein / Naumburg / Leipzig).
Issued 1767, Paris by Le Rouge.
Attractive mid-18th century engraved map, with original hand color.
Charming decorative cartouche top right with an angel, cherub, allegorical goddess, instruuments, strapwork, etc.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 9 1/2"H x 13 3/8"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 7 3/4"H x 10 1/4"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 3, pp.121.