[Isle Rochelle] Schenk, Particuliere Kaerte van Kusten van Poittou Aunis En Rochel... Amsterdam, circa 1750. 15¼ x 20. Color. A few scattered light stains, old repair at cf and an old tab verso with the inked number 167. Overall VG. $475.00
Sea chart illustrating the English attack on Re and the siege of Rochelle in 1627, so familiar to fans of the Three Musketeers. Shows a blockade by English ships, pikemen marching. The region is known for its salt and wine production, and numerous vineyards and salt pans are shown.
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