Dauphiné + Provence

Vallée du Rhône  /  Provence

Provence, Carte des Gouvernements de Dauphiné et de, avec le Comitat Venaissin et la Princ. d’Orange. With title-cartouche decorated with fruit + grain by J. Arrivet with his invenit and engraver’s monogram + miles indicator. Regional map by Rigobert Bonne (Raucourt, Ard., 1727 – 1795). Engraving colored in outline. A Paris, Chez Lattré , rue S. Jacques, à la Ville de Bordeaux … 1771. 16⅞ × 12⅜ in (42.8 × 31.5 cm).

The event-detail of most substantial France , drawing not only threads of taste – “Château Neuf”! – , but also generally conveying appetite for a tour to the finest: the coast from Nice to the Camargue! Among the historical marks of the map not at least also the one showing the shore-line expanded visibly into the Gulf between 1704 + 1758. – Typographic watermark.

Offer no. 15,189 / EUR  185. (c. US$ 214.) + shipping

Dauphiné et Provence

„ Ich bin sehr zufrieden mit dem Objekt, dem Versand und auch mit der sorgfältigen Verpackung. Danke! “

(Herr N. B., 3. Januar 2003)