Lovely 1943 pictorial of the Basque region of Spain and southern France

Decorative map of the Basque region, including the towns of Biarritz, Dax, Bayonne, Lourdes, etc. It includes the town San Sebastian. The map is filled with buildings, animals, a boat, figures and three local beauties in their typical dress. It is adorned with a large compass rose in upper left corner. In lower left corner is “Imprimé en France” with a monogram of the publisher BD. ” The map carries a printed signature of the French illustrator who is only know by his pseudonym “Jylbert. Basque – Bearn – Bigorre. 24.2 x 34.5 cm (9.5 x 13.6 in). Printed colors with pochoir (stencil). Excellent, with vivid colors. The item “Lovely 1943 pictorial of the Basque region of Spain and southern France” is in sale since Wednesday, December 19, 2018. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “rare_maps” and is located in San Francisco, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Year: 1943
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Date Range: 1940-1949
  • Country/Region: Spain
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