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COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Le Gouvernement General de Guienne et Gascogne. . .

COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. -  Le Gouvernement General de Guienne et Gascogne. . .
COVENS, J. / MORTIER, C. - Le Gouvernement General de Guienne et Gascogne. . .
Date: Amsterdam, ca 1745
Size: 480 x 590 mm.
Colouring: Uncoloured.
Condition: Dark impression, slightly age-toned. Brown spots on left and upper left margins, not attaining the engraved area. Else very good condition.

Description

Detailed map of the Guyenne and Gascony region in southwest France. Covers the region from the mouth of the Garonne River to Auvergne and from the Pyrenees to the Mediterranean in the south. Includes illustrated topography and much information. Two cartouches, one created entirely of coats of arms.
The map is from a Dutch edition of De L'Isle's work entitled, Atlas Nouveau, Contenant Toutes Les Parties Du Monde, Ou sont exactement Remarquées les Empires, Monarchies, Royaumes, Etats, Republiques &c. Par Guillaume de l'Isle. Premier Géographe de sa Majesté. It was published by Covens and Mortier, brothers-in-law who continued the firm established by Pierre Mortier.
220€
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