1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France

1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS – NOT REPRODUCTIONS. Title: Carte des Departemens de la Meuse, de la Moselle, de la Meurte, des Voges, et du Bas Rhin. Description: This is a beautiful map of the Lorraine region in France by the French cartographer Louis Brion de la Tour. It map covers the French departments of Meuse, Moselle, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Vosges and the Bas Rhin department in Alsace, France. Color coding divides the map according to region and notes numerous towns, cities, rivers, forests, mountains and other topographical features. This region, which traded hands several times between France and Germany, is known for its exceptional cuisine, wines, and unique culture. Alsace is known for its fine white wines and along with Austria and Germany, this region produces the world’s most desirable dry Rieslings and both Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris. The region surrounding Strasbourg on the west bank of the Rhine River is known for producing Munster cheese. Meuse is also known for its production of Brie de Meaux cheeses. In fact, more than 60% of Brie de Meaux production takes place in Meuse. A beautifully engraved title cartouche adorns the bottom left quadrant of the map. To the left and right of the map are paste downs of French text with remarks and description of the map. Surrounding the whole is an elaborate decorative border featuring floral arrangements. This map was issued as plate no. 8 in DesnosâÃô Atlas National de France , bound with the most deluxe edition of his 1786 Atlas General Methodique et Elementaire, Pour lâÃôEtude de la Geographie et de lâÃôHistoire Moderne. Size: Printed area measures 14.5 inches high by 20.5 inches wide. Minor wear along original centerfold. 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 “1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in 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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1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France

1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS – NOT REPRODUCTIONS JOIN OUR WEEKLY MAILING LIST FOR NEWEST STOCK. Title: Carte des Departemens de la Meuse, de la Moselle, de la Meurte, des Voges, et du Bas Rhin. Description: This is a beautiful map of the Lorraine region in France by the French cartographer Louis Brion de la Tour. It map covers the French departments of Meuse, Moselle, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Vosges and the Bas Rhin department in Alsace, France. Color coding divides the map according to region and notes numerous towns, cities, rivers, forests, mountains and other topographical features. This region, which traded hands several times between France and Germany, is known for its exceptional cuisine, wines, and unique culture. Alsace is known for its fine white wines and along with Austria and Germany, this region produces the world’s most desirable dry Rieslings and both Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris. The region surrounding Strasbourg on the west bank of the Rhine River is known for producing Munster cheese. Meuse is also known for its production of Brie de Meaux cheeses. In fact, more than 60% of Brie de Meaux production takes place in Meuse. A beautifully engraved title cartouche adorns the bottom left quadrant of the map. To the left and right of the map are paste downs of French text with remarks and description of the map. Surrounding the whole is an elaborate decorative border featuring floral arrangements. This map was issued as plate no. 8 in DesnosâÃô Atlas National de France , bound with the most deluxe edition of his 1786 Atlas General Methodique et Elementaire, Pour lâÃôEtude de la Geographie et de lâÃôHistoire Moderne. Size: Printed area measures 14.5 inches high by 20.5 inches wide. Minor wear along original centerfold. 1 – 10 days. If your address is a P. DHL International EXPRESS (45 USD). We can use your Federal Express Account. Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged. Some countries are duty free, others are not. Additional Services Conservation Framing Services: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper. Read about it here. We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration Services: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map. Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item “1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France” is in sale since Monday, October 22, 2018. 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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1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France

1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS – NOT REPRODUCTIONS JOIN OUR WEEKLY MAILING LIST FOR NEWEST STOCK. Title: Carte des Departemens de la Meuse, de la Moselle, de la Meurte, des Voges, et du Bas Rhin. Description: This is a beautiful map of the Lorraine region in France by the French cartographer Louis Brion de la Tour. It map covers the French departments of Meuse, Moselle, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Vosges and the Bas Rhin department in Alsace, France. Color coding divides the map according to region and notes numerous towns, cities, rivers, forests, mountains and other topographical features. This region, which traded hands several times between France and Germany, is known for its exceptional cuisine, wines, and unique culture. Alsace is known for its fine white wines and along with Austria and Germany, this region produces the world’s most desirable dry Rieslings and both Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris. The region surrounding Strasbourg on the west bank of the Rhine River is known for producing Munster cheese. Meuse is also known for its production of Brie de Meaux cheeses. In fact, more than 60% of Brie de Meaux production takes place in Meuse. A beautifully engraved title cartouche adorns the bottom left quadrant of the map. To the left and right of the map are paste downs of French text with remarks and description of the map. Surrounding the whole is an elaborate decorative border featuring floral arrangements. This map was issued as plate no. 8 in DesnosâÃô Atlas National de France , bound with the most deluxe edition of his 1786 Atlas General Methodique et Elementaire, Pour lâÃôEtude de la Geographie et de lâÃôHistoire Moderne. Size: Printed area measures 14.5 inches high by 20.5 inches wide. Minor wear along original centerfold. 1 – 10 days. If your address is a P. DHL International EXPRESS (45 USD). We can use your Federal Express Account. Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged. Some countries are duty free, others are not. Additional Services Conservation Framing Services: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper. Read about it here. We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration Services: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map. Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item “1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France” is in sale since Thursday, September 20, 2018. 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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1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France

1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France. WE SELL ONLY ORIGINAL ANTIQUE MAPS – NOT REPRODUCTIONS JOIN OUR WEEKLY MAILING LIST FOR NEWEST STOCK. Title: Carte des Departemens de la Meuse, de la Moselle, de la Meurte, des Voges, et du Bas Rhin. Description: This is a beautiful map of the Lorraine region in France by the French cartographer Louis Brion de la Tour. It map covers the French departments of Meuse, Moselle, Meurthe-et-Moselle, Vosges and the Bas Rhin department in Alsace, France. Color coding divides the map according to region and notes numerous towns, cities, rivers, forests, mountains and other topographical features. This region, which traded hands several times between France and Germany, is known for its exceptional cuisine, wines, and unique culture. Alsace is known for its fine white wines and along with Austria and Germany, this region produces the world’s most desirable dry Rieslings and both Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris. The region surrounding Strasbourg on the west bank of the Rhine River is known for producing Munster cheese. Meuse is also known for its production of Brie de Meaux cheeses. In fact, more than 60% of Brie de Meaux production takes place in Meuse. A beautifully engraved title cartouche adorns the bottom left quadrant of the map. To the left and right of the map are paste downs of French text with remarks and description of the map. Surrounding the whole is an elaborate decorative border featuring floral arrangements. This map was issued as plate no. 8 in DesnosâÃô Atlas National de France , bound with the most deluxe edition of his 1786 Atlas General Methodique et Elementaire, Pour lâÃôEtude de la Geographie et de lâÃôHistoire Moderne. Size: Printed area measures 14.5 inches high by 20.5 inches wide. Minor wear along original centerfold. 1 – 10 days. If your address is a P. DHL International EXPRESS (45 USD). We can use your Federal Express Account. Duty varies by country and we cannot predict the amount you will be charged. Some countries are duty free, others are not. Additional Services Conservation Framing Services: Geographicus recommends basic conservation framing services for any antique paper. Read about it here. We do not offer this service. Antique Map Restoration Services: Geographicus can repair and restore your antique map. Services include deacidification cleaning flattening and backing. The item “1786 Desnos and de la Tour Map of the Lorraine Region in France” is in sale since Saturday, May 19, 2018. 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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Carte Itineraire et Générale de France. Key map. DESNOS/DE LA TOUR 1771

Carte Itineraire et Générale de France. Key map. DESNOS/DE LA TOUR 1771

Carte Itineraire et Générale des 18 Feuilles de l’indicateur de France où sont distingueés les Routes Meridionales, Orientales, Septentrionales et Occidentales par raport à Paris. Chez Desnos Libraire et Ingenieur pour les Globes et Spheres, Rue St. Jacques au Globe et a la Sphere. Antique eighteenth century copperplate atlas map with original hand colour, and ornate border. The flanking columns of descriptive text were stuck onto the sheet at the time of publication, 1771. Title of map:’Carte Itineraire et Générale des 18 Feuilles de l’indicateur de France où sont distingueés les Routes Meridionales, Orientales, Septentrionales et Occidentales par raport à Paris. The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail. This map is folding hence the centrefold line may show on the image below. Key map of France, showing the main roads from Paris. IMAGE SIZE: Approx 56.5 x 44.0cm, 22.25 x 17.25 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map. ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Louis Brion de la Tour / Louis Desnos. PROVENANCE: “Atlas General méthodique et élémentaire, pour l’étude de la géographie et de l’histoire moderne”, mis au jour et éxécute par le Sr. Desnos, a Paris chez Desnos Libraire, et Ingénieur Géographe pour les Globes et Spheres de sa Majesté Danoise, Rue S. Jacques, a l’Enseigne du Globe et de la Sphere. Avec privilege du Roi MDCCLXX. TYPE: Antique eighteenth century copperplate atlas map with original hand colour, and ornate border. The flanking columns of descriptive text were stuck onto the sheet at the time of publication. VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: Light crease. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term’original’ when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique. Print’ means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. English law shall apply. The item “Carte Itineraire et Générale de France. Key map. DESNOS/DE LA TOUR 1771″ is in sale since Thursday, September 14, 2017. This item is in the category “Art\Art Prints”. The seller is “richben1066″ and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Source (Media Type): Atlas
  • Size: Approx 56.5 x 44.0cm, 22.25 x 17.25 inches
  • Provenance/Origin: Please scroll down – see detail below
  • Original/ Repro: Original
  • Date Printed: 1771
  • Original/Reproduction: Original (defined below-doesn’t imply uniqueness)
  • Item condition: Good- please read full description below
  • Verso: There is nothing on the reverse, which is plain
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La France par Provinces Ecclésiastiques. DESNOS/DE LA TOUR 1771 old map

La France par Provinces Ecclésiastiques. DESNOS/DE LA TOUR 1771 old map

La France, divisée en ses quarante Gouvernemens Généraux et Militaires, dans leur étenduë actuelle et par Provinces Ecclésiastiques. Géographe du Roi: mise au jour, par le Sr. Géog’ pour les Globes et Sphères, ruë St. Jacques, a l’énseigne du Globe. Antique eighteenth century copperplate atlas map with original hand colour, and ornate border. The flanking columns of descriptive text were stuck onto the sheet at the time of publication, 1771. Title of map:’La France, divisée en ses quarante Gouvernemens Généraux et Militaires, dans leur étenduë actuelle et par Provinces Ecclésiastiques. The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to show the level of printed detail. This map is folding hence the centrefold line may show on the image below. France, divided into Ecclestiastical provinces. IMAGE SIZE: Approx 56.5 x 44.0cm, 22.25 x 17.25 inches (Large); Please note that this is a folding map. ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: Louis Brion de la Tour / Louis Desnos. PROVENANCE: “Atlas General méthodique et élémentaire, pour l’étude de la géographie et de l’histoire moderne”, mis au jour et éxécute par le Sr. Desnos, a Paris chez Desnos Libraire, et Ingénieur Géographe pour les Globes et Spheres de sa Majesté Danoise, Rue S. Jacques, a l’Enseigne du Globe et de la Sphere. Avec privilege du Roi MDCCLXX. TYPE: Antique eighteenth century copperplate atlas map with original hand colour, and ornate border. The flanking columns of descriptive text were stuck onto the sheet at the time of publication. VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain. CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term’original’ when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique. Print’ means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving, copperplate, wood cut and lithography. REMARKS: FRANCE: Gravures et Cartes anciennes. DEUTSCHLAND: Alte Lankarten und Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y impresiones antiguas. English law shall apply. The item “La France par Provinces Ecclésiastiques. DESNOS/DE LA TOUR 1771 old map” is in sale since Thursday, September 14, 2017. This item is in the category “Art\Art Prints”. The seller is “richben1066″ and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Source (Media Type): Atlas
  • Size: Approx 56.5 x 44.0cm, 22.25 x 17.25 inches
  • Provenance/Origin: Please scroll down – see detail below
  • Original/ Repro: Original
  • Date Printed: 1771
  • Original/Reproduction: Original (defined below-doesn’t imply uniqueness)
  • Item condition: Good- please read full description below
  • Verso: There is nothing on the reverse, which is plain
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