Original Antique Maps and Prints. 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:’Carte du Gouvernement ecles iastique de France’ – (‘Chart of the ecclesiastic government of France’). Division into bishoprics, deaconries and parishes. With a small inset map of the ecclesiastic division of france, and 12 ecclesiastic coats of arms. Condition: Excellent, given age. Original middle fold, as issued. A small stain in the middle fold. Please study scan carefully. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 52.3 x 43.8 cm. The image size is ca. 44.7 x 33.7 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 20.6 x 17.2 inch. 17.6 x 13.3 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 Map-GENEALOGY-ECCLESIASTIC GOVERNMENT-FRANCE-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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