''PROVENCE ET DAUPHINE'' Paris: George Louis Le Rouge, c.1748. From ATLAS NOUVEAU PORTATIF… Engraved map with hand-coloring. (Ref: Phillips, #607). (Image : 10 7/8 x 8”)
This detailed map depicts the region of southeastern France from the cities of Vienne and Grenoble (located in the historic region of Dauphine) southward to Provence along the Mediterranean Coast. Topographical features are shown, and major cities, towns, mountains 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 in archival 15x18'' mat