Antique map-ANCIENT FRANCE-GAULE-GALLIA-ROOSTER-Cellarius-1731
Antique map-ANCIENT FRANCE-GAULE-GALLIA-ROOSTER-Cellarius-1731

Original Antique Maps and Prints. Description: This authentic print originates from:’Notitia orbis antiqui, sive geographia plenior �’, by Christoph Cellarius, ed. Published in Leipzig by Johann Frederick Gleditsch in 1731-32. An early standard work on the geography of Classical Antiquity first published in 1686. Artists and Engravers: Author: Christoph Cellarius (1638 – 1707) or Christopher Keller was a German scholar, historian and textbook publisher. Cellarius held academic positions in both Weimar and Halle. Cellarius’s most important work was his 1683 publication of’A Universal History Divided into an Ancient, Medieval, and New Period. It was in this work that the concept of history as divisible into three distinct periods (Ancient History, Mediaeval History, and Modern History) was introduced. It had great impact on the way future historians would interpret the past. Subject: Map:’Gallia Narbonensis, Lugdunensis et Aquitania. Gaule Narbonne, Lyonnais, Aquitaine, France. With decorative cartouche showing Roman legions and a Goddess with a rooster in front. Condition: Very good given age. General age related toning. Paper edges a bit irregular from binding. Original folds as issued. Please study scan carefully. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 36 x 24 cm. The image size is ca. 30 x 20 cm. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 14.2 x 9.4 inch. 11.8 x 7.9 inch. Medium: Original copperplate engraving on verge type hand laid paper. Location: A7-02 SKU: TPC 40923.1 Section: TPC-CELLARIUS-NOTITIA. ThePrintsCollector – LaurentiusOldMasterPrints Frans Laurentius Margo van Latum-van Dongen, Frank van Latum Located in Zeeland (Noord-Brabant) – The Netherlands. GO TO OUR STORE and explore our huge collection of fine antique maps and prints. Combined orders are possible! This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “theprintscollector” and is located in this country: NL. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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