1752 Vaugondy Map of the Duchy of Savoy, France
1752 Vaugondy Map of the Duchy of Savoy, France

1752 Vaugondy Map of the Duchy of Savoy, France. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS – NOT REPRODUCTIONS JOIN OUR WEEKLY MAILING LIST FOR NEWEST STOCK. Title: Duche de Savoye qui comprend le Chablais, le Fossigny, le Genevois, la Savoye Propre, la Tarentaise et la Maurienne; dresse d’apres la Grande Carte de Piemont de Tomaso Borgomo i. Description: This is a beautiful 1751 map of the Duchy of Savoy by Rober de Vaugondy. It covers from Vevey in Switzerland south to Valloire, France and from Nantua east as far as Chatillon in the Aosta Valley of Italy. The map renders the entire region in extraordinary detail offering both topographical and political information with forests and mountains beautifully rendered in profile. It depicts the Savoie wine region of France, popular for its rare white wines from grapes unique to this region. These include the Chignin Bergeron wines, made from grapes from the Montmelian and Chignin regions, in the southwest quadrant of the map and the Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir wines. The map includes a beautifully engraved title cartouche in the top right quadrant. This map was drawn by Robert de Vaugondy in 1752 and published in the 1757 issue of his Atlas Universal. Size: Printed area measures 20 inches high by 21 inches wide. Minor wear along original centerfold. 1 – 10 days. If your address is a P. DHL International EXPRESS (45 USD). We can use your Federal Express Account. Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged. Some countries are duty free, others are not. Additional Services Conservation Framing Services: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper. Read about it here. We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration Services: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map. Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item “1752 Vaugondy Map of the Duchy of Savoy, France” is in sale since Tuesday, April 17, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “geographicusmaps” and is located in 11221. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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