1633 Mercator Hondius Map of Charolais Burgundy France
1633 Mercator Hondius Map of Charolais Burgundy France

Title: Carte Geometrique des Environs de l’Estang de Longpendu, d’ont leau Tombe dans l’Ocean et dans la Mediterranee Comprenant Grand Part du Comte du Charolois. Par Ian van Damme Sr. Medium: Copperplate engraving on high quality handmade laid paper with. Color: Outline Hand Colored. Credits: Henry Hondius (cartographer / engraver /publishers), from the. Of the famous Mercator’s Atlas Sive, Cosmographicae Meditations. The map is in excellent condition i. Clear and clean image, strong and bright paper, original wide full margin, vivid colors, and slight but even age toning. It was issued with a centerfold and. There are some minor. Around the edge of margins, a few very short [1/4 inch] tears. Reinforced as shown by the detailed photo. Ample photos [front, back, and details] in high resolution are presented for your convenience of identification and judging its excellent quality independently. Highly decorative map of. Charolais [present day Saone-et-Loire of Bourgogne, central France] region of France. Was a map published by Henry Hondius [an important 17th century Dutch map maker, son of Jocodus Hondius and successor of the Mercator s Atlas] in 163. Oriented with East at the top, t. He map was beautifully hand colored in outlines and decorated with title cartouche which gives credit to the original cartographer of. , beautiful coat of arms. Mountains, forests, and its extensive river systems. Please note the very modest starting price e. 0 for the same item of lesser quality with no reserve for this very interesting and highly displayable collector. S item [especially in such nice condition]. Not a modern, later copy or reproduction and as described. Just one of inkFrog’s. The item “1633 Mercator Hondius Map of Charolais Burgundy France” is in sale since Tuesday, December 13, 2011. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “shiyie” and is located in Cincinnati, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Condition: Used
  • Type: Antique Map
  • Region: Central Europe
  • Original or Reproduction: Original
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