FRANCE STRASBOURG & ENVIRONS 1716 NICOLAS DE FER 18e CENTURY ANTIQUE MAP
FRANCE STRASBOURG & ENVIRONS 1716 NICOLAS DE FER 18e CENTURY ANTIQUE MAP

FRANCE STRASBOURG & ENVIRONS 1716 NICOLAS DE FER 18e CENTURY ANTIQUE MAP

FRANCE STRASBOURG & ENVIRONS 1716 NICOLAS DE FER 18e CENTURY ANTIQUE MAP

FRANCE STRASBOURG & ENVIRONS 1716 NICOLAS DE FER 18e CENTURY ANTIQUE MAP

Title of the map. Unusual antique copper engraved map of STRASBOURG and areas, in France, by Nicolas DE FER, XVIIIe century. De Fer has created this map when he was in service of the King of France Louis XIV. His earliest wellknown map of the canal de Languedoc, realised in 1669. In 1697, he published his first world atlas. In 1695, De Fer, with several other notable French mapmakers, became founding contributors to the French Bureau of Maps and Plans. This bureau, created to deal with the technical and strategic problems of overseas commerce and exploration, was part of the Royal Academy of Sciences Ministry of the Navy and Colonies. Size with margins : 25 x 33,5 cm / 9,8 x 12,5 inches. Condition : good condition, in colors. Edition : “A Paris, chez le Sr DEFER dans Lille du Palais a la Sphere Royalle”, XVIIIe Century. WE DON’T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you. The item “FRANCE STRASBOURG & ENVIRONS 1716 NICOLAS DE FER 18e CENTURY ANTIQUE MAP” is in sale since Monday, August 26, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
  • Year: 1716
  • Country/Region: France
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