Lyon Lionnois France c.1628 Mercator minor old map detailed hand colored
Lyon Lionnois France c.1628 Mercator minor old map detailed hand colored Lyon Lionnois France c.1628 Mercator minor old map detailed hand colored
$ 62.00

Lionnois, Forest, et Beauiolois

(Lyon, France)

Issued c.1628, Amsterdam for Mercator's small format world atlas. Latin text on verso.

Lovely early 17th century antique engraved map, with lovely hand color.

Print paper and engraved area evenly age toned with light browning & spotting. Overall map remains visually attractive and historically interesting.

Sheet measures c. 8 3/4" W x 6 1/2" H.

Printed area measures c. 7 1/2" W x 5 1/2" H.

Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 3,

[R10792]