PARIS LA BASTILLE c. 1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION RARE ANTIQUE PLAN 18TH CENTURY
PARIS LA BASTILLE c. 1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION RARE ANTIQUE PLAN 18TH CENTURY

PARIS LA BASTILLE c. 1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION RARE ANTIQUE PLAN 18TH CENTURY

PARIS LA BASTILLE c. 1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION RARE ANTIQUE PLAN 18TH CENTURY

PARIS LA BASTILLE c. 1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION RARE ANTIQUE PLAN 18TH CENTURY

PARIS LA BASTILLE c. 1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION RARE ANTIQUE PLAN 18TH CENTURY

PARIS LA BASTILLE c. 1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION RARE ANTIQUE PLAN 18TH CENTURY

Title of the plan. “PLAN DE LA BASTILLE”. Rare antique copper engraved plan of La Bastille, in Paris, France, from a plan of Antoine Joseph Gaitte, Gait or Gaette 1753-18.. This plan represents the Bastille before the demolition realised by Pierre-François Palloy on July 1789, 15, during the French Revolution. In August 1789, the feodal regime is abolished and Louis XVI is proclamed ” Restaurateur de la Liberté Française “. To erect a statue with the effigy of the King but after the fall of the king in 1792, Louis XVI was guillotined in 1793, and the project was annuled. From June 9 to 14, 1794, the guillotine was installed on the Place. After several projects, it was finally in 1831 that was erected the Colonne de Juillet, still present on this mythical place, symbol of the French revolution. On right side, the detail of the plan listed by numbers and letters. On bottom, the history of the monument Cette édifice fut commencée l’an 1369 sous le règne de Charle V Hugues Aubriot alors Prevot de Paris….. Des le lendemain de la Demolition de la Bastille a été commencée et sur la Place doit être élevé un Monument à la Gloire de Louis XVI Restaurateur de la Liberté Francoise. Size with margins : 25,4 x 38 cm / 9,8 x 14,9 inches. Condition : very good condition, old colors. 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 “PARIS LA BASTILLE c. 1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION RARE ANTIQUE PLAN 18TH CENTURY” is in sale since Thursday, July 8, 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: 1792
  • City: Paris
  • Date Range: 1700-1799
  • Country/Region: France
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