1854 Logerot City Map or Plan of Versailles, France

1854 Logerot City Map or Plan of Versailles, France. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS – NOT REPRODUCTIONS. Title: Plan Pittoresque de la Ville et du Parc du Versailles. Description: This is an 1854 Auguste Logerot city map of plan of Versailles, France. The map depicts the region from the Grand Trianon to the Butte de Montbauron and from the Boulevard St. Antoine to the Bois de Satory. Highly detailed, myriad locations throughout are labeled. The Gardens of Versailles are illustrated in detail and identifies the paths, pools, and fountains, as well as the Grand and Petit Trianon. Parts of the palace are also labeled, although in not as much detail. Both the Senate and the National Museum are identified as occupying parts of the chateau itself. Outside the Domain of Versailles, the city is also shown in some detail, labeling numerous buildings, including the prefecture, the city hall, the hospital, and the market. The view of Versailles from the Place d’Armes is illustrated in profile, as is the Church of Notre-Dame and the train station that greets visitors from Paris. An index of locations throughout the map is situated in the lower left corner and lists streets, boulevards, and squares, among others. Census and Publication History. This map was published by Auguste Logerot and J. Examples of this map are included in the collections of the Bibliotheque Nationale de France, Stanford University, and the Biliotheque intervuniversitaires Sainte-Genevieve in Paris. It is rare on the private market, making this a charming addition to any Francophile’s collection, particularly with its wonderfully detailed depiction of the Gardens of Versailles. Size: Printed area measures 16 inches high by 20 inches wide. Backed on archival tissue for stability. Light toning along original fold lines. 1 – 10 days. If your address is a P. Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged. Some countries are duty free, others are not. Other Services Conservation Framing: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper. We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map. Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item “1854 Logerot City Map or Plan of Versailles, France” is in sale since Thursday, May 9, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “geographicusmaps” and is located in 11221. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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