Title in the cartouches. L’EUROPE Divisés suivant l’estendue des ses principaux Estats, subdivisés en leurs principales Provinces, Par le S. SANSON Geographe ordinaire du Roy. PRESENTEE A MONSEIGNEUR LE DAUPHIN Par son tres-humble, tres obeissant, et tres fidele Serviteur Alexis Hubert Jaillot. Jaillot joignant les grans augustins, aux deux Globes, Avec Privilege du Roi pour vingt Ans 1679. The map is decorated with two large nice cartouches, is engraved by Cordier. Active from 1627, Sanson published its first major map, the Postes de France, in 1632, with the publisher Melchior Tavernier. After having published a few general atlases alone, he worked with the print editor Hubert Jaillot and Pierre Mariette. Edition: Paris, Atlas Nouveau, 1681, 1st edition, 17th century. Size with margins : 61 x 91,5 cm / 24 x 35,8 inches. Condition : handed colors, on strong paper, good condition. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in this country: FR. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Cartographer/Publisher: Nicholas Sanson
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Format: Wall Map
- Year: 1679
- Date Range: 1600-1699