France map. Carte Generale du Royaume de France Sanson/Melchior 1658
France map. Carte Generale du Royaume de France Sanson/Melchior 1658

France map. Carte Generale du Royaume de France Sanson/Melchior 1658

France map. Carte Generale du Royaume de France Sanson/Melchior 1658

France map. Carte Generale du Royaume de France Sanson/Melchior 1658

Carte Generale du Royaume de France Sanson/Melchior 1658. Title: Carte Generale du Royaume de France Description: Old map of France by Sanson Melchior dividend into provinches, with a decorative title cartouche and mile scale. Nicolas Sanson (16001667) was a French cartographer. He was born of an old Picardy family of Scottish descent, at Abbeville, on the 20th (or 31st) of December 1600, and was educated by the Jesuits at Amiens. He was appointed as Ordinary Geographer to the King. Melchior Tavernier a French engraver and prints dealer in Paris, his engraved plates issued on the basis of Nicolas Sanson previously issued maps, His best known map of posts crossing France (1632 Carte géographique des Postes qui traversent la France dediée). On drawings by Nicolas Sanson. 17th -18th Century maps & atlases & prints. ORIGINAL ANTIQUE COPPER PLATE ENGRAVING, HAND COLORED. Engraving is Absolutely Guaranteed authentic original map. A Certificate of Authenticity will be on request forwarded for each individual map or print. 21 x 16.5 inches. 53 x 42 cm. Condition: Nice map in good condion. Map and Maps Cartography of the World. Always real antique maps – Always original – Never reproductions. The item “France map. Carte Generale du Royaume de France Sanson/Melchior 1658″ is in sale since Wednesday, February 5, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “mapandmaps” and is located in Europe. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Type: County Map
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • State: France maps
  • Cartographer/Publisher: Johannes Janssonius
  • Format: Atlas Map
  • Printing Technique: Copper Plate
  • Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
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