Map, French Wine Map, Dept De La L'oise, Atlas National De La France Illustre, REPRODUCTION, c1854
Engraver: Levasseur Victor
Paper Size: 350 x 500mm
Print Size: 280 x 440mm
Technique: Copperplate engraving
Description: Good Copperplate engraving with hand colouring. This is a beautiful
Antique map titled 'Dépt. De La L'oise. Wine map of the French department of France. The whole is surrounded by elaborate decorative engravings designed to illustrate both the natural beauty and trade richness of the land. There is a short textual history of the regions depicted on both the left and right sides of the map. This map originates from ‘Atlas National De La France Illustré’. Published by A. Combette, Paris, 1854.
To read about Victor Levasseur click here