France, Dordogne, Sarlat; M. Tavenier / H. Hondius - Le Diocese De Sarlat - 1621-1650

Description
France, Dordogne, Sarlat; M. Tavenier / H. Hondius - Le Diocese De Sarlat - 1621-1650
Beautifully colored copper engraving.

The diocese of Sarlat.

Beautiful, completely old coloured map with richly decorated cartouche top left.

Copper engraving by Melchior Tavenier from 1625. Published in Amsterdam by Hendrik Hondius, ca. 1630.

In good condition. A beautiful print on paper with wide margins. Centrefold is as issued. Various vertical creases. Small restored tear at the bottom running slightly into the map’s image. Paper is slightly dirty. Verso: French text.

Please see the photos.

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Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
France
Geographical specification
Dordogne, Sarlat
Map maker/ publisher
M. Tavenier / H. Hondius
Map/ Book title
Le Diocese De Sarlat
Period
1621-1650
Condition
Good
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Beautifully colored copper engraving.
Size of the largest image
37.1×47.7 cm
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