Large rare map Depot de Guerre Map of Paris and its Environs, folding map c1888
Large rare map Depot de Guerre Map of Paris and its Environs, folding map c1888

Large rare map Depot de Guerre Map of Paris and its Environs, folding map c1888

Folding map of Paris mounted on linen. Dépôt de la Guerre Paris 1888. A detailed 19th century military pocket map of Paris and its northern environs. Covers from Versailles North as far as Orry, also extends Westward along the Seine to Meulan and Eastward as far as Jablines. Extraordinary high detail showing gardens, forests, palaces, fortresses, châteaux, and individual smaller buildings. Also details rail lines. Based on a survey first completed in 1832 and updated in 1852 and 1888. The Depot de Guerre (1688 – 1887) was a branch of the French military devoted to creating, collecting, and publishing military memoirs, plans, and maps. Size 530 x 840 mm. The item “Large rare map Depot de Guerre Map of Paris and its Environs, folding map c1888″ is in sale since Saturday, March 23, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “jonnyonts” and is located in Aylesbury. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • City: Paris
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Country/Region: France
  • Format: Folding Map
  • Year: 1888
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