French Hand-Colored Engraved Map of "Vermandois," Circa 1633
|Medium on Ground||Hand-colored engraving on laid paper|
|Period||Early 17th Century|
|Artist (Nationality, Lifespan)||Melchior Tavernier (French, 1594-1665)|
|Portfolio and/or Book||From Atlas or representation of the universal world, and parts of it|
|Publisher||Published by Henry Hondius (Flemish/Dutch, 1573 – c. 1650)|
|Place of Publication||Amsterdam|
- edgewear; toning, discoloration, and foxing; crease down center where folded in book.
- sheet measures; plate approximately measures 19.75" W x 14.75" H.