L' Auvergne France small cartoon map c. 1950 decorative colorful old mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(France- French Department)
Issued c.1946-55, Paris by Ode.
Charming mid-20th century miniature French Department map, rendered cartoon style. Colorful and decorative with a large title cartouche, numerous little cartoon diagrams across the map make it perfect for display or gift-giving. Nicely printed in France by offset presses which have created a look unique to the era.
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Sheet measures c. 7 1/4"H x 10 1/4"W.
Printed area measures c. 5 1/2"H x 8 1/2"W.