orig. col. steel engr. map; 41 x 29 cm; some discolouration around edges, some foxing o/w exc. cond.
Detailed map of Corsica in the unmistakable Levasseur style: the actual map is surrounded by images of Napoleon and Paoli, a small harbour scene, poss. Ajaccio, and local produce.
Levasseur was a French cartographer. His greatest and most important work was the ?Atlas National Illustre des 86 Departements?, a depiction of all French departements and possessions.
[ref: 1689 ]