Antique Map-FRANCE AND ITS PROVINCES BASED ON DE L’ISLE-de Missy-de Leth-1749
Antique Map-FRANCE AND ITS PROVINCES BASED ON DE L'ISLE-de Missy-de Leth-1749

Original Antique Maps and Prints. Antique Map-FRANCE AND ITS PROVINCES BASED ON DE L’ISLE-de Missy-de Leth-1749. Description: This plate originates from:’Nieuwe Astronomische Geographische en Historische Atlas… , by Jean Rousset de Missy, published in Amsterdam by Hendrik de Leth, not dated, but 1749, rare extended 1st. From 1770 onwards it was published by S. Koeman Baa 1A and Baa 1B. Artists and Engravers: Author: Jean Rousset de Missy b. He was a renowned historian and author on international law and a prolific journalist. De Leth was a printmaker and draughtsman of landscapes, active in Amsterdam. He was one of the artists who collaborated on Zegepralent Kennemerland, but also published numerous quite beautiful maps. Engraver, publisher and painter, active in Amsterdam, worked for the Visscher family and eventually took over the business. De Leth is better known as an artist and engraver than as a cartographer although his historical atlas of the Netherlands was a very popular work. Subject: Plate 31 titled:’La France divisee en toutes ses Provinces. Suivant les Cartes de G. A Amsterdam chez Henry de Leth a l’enseigne du Pecheur. France divided in all its Privinces, followint the maps of G. In Amsterdam by Hendrik de Leth at the sign of the fisher. From a rare edition. Condition: In good condition given age. General age related toning and light staining. Original folding as issued. Please study scan carefully. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 24.5 x 20.5 cm. The image size is ca. 19.5 x 16.5 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 9.6 x 8.1 inch. 7.7 x 6.5 inch. Medium: Etching/Engraving on verge type hand laid paper. ThePrintsCollector – Laurentius Old Master Prints Peter Cornelissen, Frans Laurentius, Joost Bos Margo van Latum-van Dongen, Frank van Latum Located in Zeeland (Noord-Brabant) – The Netherlands. GO TO OUR STORE and explore our huge collection of fine antique maps and prints. The item “Antique Map-FRANCE AND ITS PROVINCES BASED ON DE L’ISLE-de Missy-de Leth-1749″ is in sale since Monday, January 6, 2014. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “theprintscollector” and is located in Zeeland. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Condition: Used
  • Type: Map
  • Original/Reproduction: Original Print
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