Map Cartouche

Map Cartouche--sometimes it is too easy to intensify the color.

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Rococo cartouche for a map of the world as the Ancients supposedly knew it. The approximately oval frame is decorated with foliage.

Slavery on the York - This detailed cartouche from the 1751 Fry-Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland illustrates the close links between tobacco, slavery and trade in the Chesapeake during the early 1700s (Library of Virginia)

Slavery on the York - This detailed cartouche from the 1751 Fry-Jefferson map of Virginia and Maryland illustrates the close links between tobacco, slavery and trade in the Chesapeake during the early (Library of Virginia)

Cartouche of 18th century old map

Stock Image of Detail of antique map dating from the century.

Bordeaux region

Antique Map of France

taken from a map which came from Histoire ancienne (Ancient history), by Ch. Rollin, Paris,   1730 - 1738.

Rococo cartouche for a map of Greece and Sicily at the time of Pyrrhus's wars. The irregular shape of the frame is decorated with foliage and shell designs.

Map Cartouche of the sheet Plan of St. Petersburg 1753,

Cartouches, or Decorative Map Titles

Bermuda, Willem Blaeu.  A splendid cartouche shows Neptune astride the Royal Arms holding a ship. The miniature map below the cartouche shows the correct proportion of the island to the coast of the mainland. Further adorned with scale cartouches, coats of arms and compass rose with a fleur-de-lys.

Mappa Aestivarum Insularum Alias Barmudas - Barry Lawrence Ruderman Antique Maps Inc.

Juda Tribes 1681 Antique Map Fine Hand Colored Dapper Jansson

Juda Tribes 1681 Antique Map Fine Hand Colored Dapper Jansson

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