Avignon France 1635 Mathaeus Merian Unusual Antique Plan 17th Century
Avignon France 1635 Mathaeus Merian Unusual Antique Plan 17th Century

Avignon France 1635 Mathaeus Merian Unusual Antique Plan 17th Century

Avignon France 1635 Mathaeus Merian Unusual Antique Plan 17th Century

Avignon France 1635 Mathaeus Merian Unusual Antique Plan 17th Century

Avignon France 1635 Mathaeus Merian Unusual Antique Plan 17th Century

Avignon France 1635 Mathaeus Merian Unusual Antique Plan 17th Century

Avignon France 1635 Mathaeus Merian Unusual Antique Plan 17th Century

Avignon France 1635 Mathaeus Merian Unusual Antique Plan 17th Century

Title of the plan. “CIVITATIS AVENIONIS OMNIMQ VIARUM ET EDIFIORUM EIUS PERFECTA DELINEATIO 1635″. With the main monuments and edifices listed in the right side. In the left side, the devise and the arms of the city. Mathaeus MERIAN was a Swiss engraver, he worked in Francfort (Germany). He is the father of the painter of flowers and insects Anna Maria Sybilla Merian. Topographiae Germaniae has been edited in 16 volumes, from 1642 to 1654. After the death of Matthaeus Merian, his son Matthaeus Merian le Jeune continued the work of his father, and produced other volumes untill 1688, with other descriptions in Europe, as France “Topographiae Galliae”, Italy, and Creete. In total, Topographiae contains 92 maps and 1486 copper engraving plates with 2142 views of cities, castles, villages, monasters, divided in 30 volumes. Size with margins : 38,5 x 31,7 cm / 14,9 x 12,2 inches. Condition : very good condition, well engraved. Edited by Joost Boersz. And Caspar Merian, Frankfurt, 1640, XVIIe 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 “AVIGNON FRANCE 1635 MATHAEUS MERIAN UNUSUAL ANTIQUE PLAN 17TH CENTURY” is in sale since Friday, February 26, 2021. 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: 1635
  • Date Range: 1600-1699
  • Country/Region: France
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