XVIIIe SIECLE 1716 CANAL D’ORLEANS par NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE VUE GRAVEE
XVIIIe SIECLE 1716 CANAL D'ORLEANS par NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE VUE GRAVEE

XVIIIe SIECLE 1716 CANAL D'ORLEANS par NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE VUE GRAVEE

XVIIIe SIECLE 1716 CANAL D'ORLEANS par NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE VUE GRAVEE

XVIIIe SIECLE 1716 CANAL D'ORLEANS par NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE VUE GRAVEE

XVIIIe SIECLE 1716 CANAL D'ORLEANS par NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE VUE GRAVEE

XVIIIe SIECLE 1716 CANAL D'ORLEANS par NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE VUE GRAVEE

Title of the map. Les Jonctions des deux Grandes Rivieres de Loire et de Seine par LE NOUVEAU CANAL D’ORLEANS et celuy de BRIARE, Par N. Geographe de sa Majesté Catolique… Unusual antique copper engraved map of the Canal of ORLEANS and BRIARE, in the center of 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. The map is engraved by P. Size with margins : 25,8 x 37,5 cm / 9,8 x 14,5 inches. Condition : good condition, a small repair in the lower margin. Edition : Paris, dans l’isle du Palais sur le quay de l’Orloge a la sphere Royale avec Priv du Roy 1716, 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 “XVIIIe SIECLE 1716 CANAL D’ORLEANS par NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE VUE GRAVEE” 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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