Original Antique Maps and Prints. Antique Print-CHART-GOVERNMENT-FRANCE-DIVISION-COAT OF ARMS-Chatelain-1732. Description: This print/map originates from: Atlas Historique… , Published by Zacharie Chatelain, Amsterdam, 1732. Published in seven volumes between 1705 and 1720, (2nd edition in 1732). The maps were accompanied by information on cosmography, geography, history, genealogy, heraldry, and costumes of the world. The maps in the Atlas Historique were mainly based on those of the French cartographer, Guillaume De L’Isle, but were presented by Chatelain in an encyclopaedic form. Artists and Engravers: Made by an anonymous engraver after’Henri Abraham Chatelain’. Subject: Antique print, titled:’La France divisee en ses douze anciens gouvernements et en ses vingt quatre nouveaux. (‘France divided into twelve former governments and the 24 new’). Chart of the governmental division of France, with coats of arms for each region. Condition: Excellent, given age. Original middle fold, as issued. A few tiny tears in lower margin and on in the top margin, reinforced using contemporary paper backed with acid free archival tape. Please study scan carefully. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 53.3 x 44.5 cm. The image size is ca. 45 x 34.8 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 21 x 17.5 inch. 17.7 x 13.7 inch. Medium: Etching/engraving on hand laid (verge) 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 Print-CHART-GOVERNMENT-FRANCE-DIVISION-COAT OF ARMS-Chatelain-1732″ is in sale since Tuesday, November 17, 2015. 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
  • Subject: History
  • Date of Creation: Pre-1800
  • Print Type: Engraving
  • Original/Reproduction: Original print
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
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