1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV
1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV

1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV

1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV

1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV

1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV

1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV

1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV

1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV. Title: Le Royaume de France distinqué suivant l’estendue de Toutes ses Provinces, et ses Acquistions, dans l’Espagne, dans l’Italie, dans l’Allemagne, et dans La Flandre, L’Artois, Le Haynaut, Le Namur, et Le Luxembourg, Provinces des Bays-Ba. Presente a Monseigneur Le Dauphin. Par son tres humble, tres Obeeisseant, et tres sillde Sevuiteur, Hubert Iailot. Medium: Copperplate engraving on strong watermarked laid paper. Color: Original Outline Hand Colored. Dimension: image (55.5 x 88.5 cm or 21 3/4 x 34 7/8 inch), paper (60 x 89.5 cm or 23 1/2 x 35 1/4 inch). Credits: Alexis Hubert Jaillot (cartographer) from the 1680 Jaillot’s Atlas Nouveau (Paris). The map is in very good condition i. Clear and clean image, strong and bright paper, vivid colors, and slight but even age toning. It was issued with a centerfold (originally printed on two sheets and jointed at the centerfold). Ample photos [front, back, and details] in high resolution are presented for your convenience of identification and judging its excellent quality independently. Flaws to note: there is one small (1 1/2 inch) tear at left margin and one small (1 inch) triangle shaped tear at bottom margin, several tiny (1/4 inch) tears around the margin, and a small (1/2 inch) chipping of corner at bottom right (all reinforced and repaired professionally). Based on Sanson’s map, and redrawn by Jaillot on a much larger scale, it depicted France under Louis XIV with great details. There is also a large and elaborate title cartouche with mermaids [merman] and a large sea monster. Please note the very modest starting price e. Not a modern copy or reproduction and as described. The item “1680 Original Jaillot Sanson Large Map of France Whole Kingdom under Louis XIV” is in sale since Sunday, July 14, 2013. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “shiyie” and is located in Cincinnati, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Type: Antique Map
  • Original or Reproduction: Original
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