1943 Jylbert - Basque region

Lovely 1943 pictorial of the Basque region of Spain and southern France

Title:

Basque - Bearn - Bigorre

Map maker:

Jylbert

Place and Year:

France, 1943

Dimensions:

24.2 x 34.5 cm (9.5 x 13.6 in)

Technique:

Color lithograph

Coloring:

Printed colors with pochoir (stencil).

Condition Rating:

VG+

225.00
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DETAILS

Decorative map of the Basque region, including the towns of Biarritz, Dax, Bayonne, Lourdes, etc. It includes the town San Sebastian.

The map is filled with buildings, animals, a boat, figures and three local beauties in their typical dress. It is adorned with a large compass rose in upper left corner.

In lower left corner is "Imprimé en France" with a monogram of the publisher "BD."  The map carries a printed signature of the French illustrator who is only know by his pseudonym "Jylbert."

CONDITION NOTES

Excellent, with vivid colors.

IDENTIFIER

NL-00253

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