c 1748 ''ARTOIS PICARDIE'' - Le Rouge


''ARTOIS PICARDIE'' Paris:  George Louis Le Rouge, c.1748.  From ATLAS NOUVEAU PORTATIF… Engraved map with hand-coloring. (Image : 8 1/4 x 11’’).  Excellent condition with centerfold as issued.

This detailed map depicts the historical regions of Artois & Picardy in northern France. Topographical features are shown, and major cities, towns, and water routes are identified. 

Le Rouge (fl. 1740-80) was a military engineer who took up cartography producing many fine, attractive and accurate atlases, sea charts, military campaigns and plans of fortifications.

Shipped unmatted

  • Inventory# M-5969
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