Lille City Plan Fortified Walls Citadel Key 1835 scarce antique France mapBrian DiMambro- Antique & Vintage Maps, Prints, Books & Gold Coins
(France Department Map- Picturesque France- City Plan- Fortified Walls- Citadel- Building Key)
Engraved by Laguillermie & Rambox
Printed ca. 1835, Paris, France
Scarce original antique engraved france city plan map.
Paper shows typical gentle signs of age, minor normal waviness associated with age, some light spotting or foxing, but is clean overall and retains its soundness. A charming and uncommon map.
An appealing and not often seen antique view which could readily be collected on it's own merits, displayed or given as a present.
Please inspect enlargeable photo closely - Any noteworthy flaws to the printed surface area should be noticeable within zoomable picture provided .
[ note: We grade very conservatively and always seek to disclose any noteworthy flaws. We are doing our best to show & describe this item so you are happy when it arrives ].
Despite any small age flaws the sheet may display, the printed area remains fresh, clean and visually pleasing. The map is well preserved.
Overall a nice impression of an original and interesting antique map that any collector, dealer, institution or person of good taste would be happy to own.
Sheet measures c. 10 1/4" W x 6 3/4" H.
Engraved area measures c. 7" W x 5" H.