Lyon

Renaissance Lyon - Le Plan Scénographique de Lyon c. 1550

A 2.5 gigapixel digital recreation of a 465-year-old axonometric copperplate map of Lyon France and 5 derivative maps. Le Plan Scénographique de Lyon c. 1550 is a giant axonometric scenic map of the French city of Lyon created during the height of the French Renaissance. The complete map is 1.7 meters high by 2.2 meters wide and is composed from 25 copperplate-printed, laid-paper sheets, each 34x44cm on average.

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Lyon