XVIIIe SIECLE 1715 CHATEAU DE RICHELIEU NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE CARTE GRAVEE
XVIIIe SIECLE 1715 CHATEAU DE RICHELIEU NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE CARTE GRAVEE

XVIIIe SIECLE 1715 CHATEAU DE RICHELIEU NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE CARTE GRAVEE

XVIIIe SIECLE 1715 CHATEAU DE RICHELIEU NICOLAS DE FER ANTIQUE CARTE GRAVEE

Title of the map. “VEUE GENERALE DU CHATEAU DE RICHELIEU”. Unusual antique copper engraved view of the Castle of Richelieu, near Tours (France), by Nicolas DE FER, dated 1715, XVIIIe century. His earliest wellknown map of the canal de Languedoc, realised in 1669. In 1697, he published his first world atlas. In 1695, De Fer, with several other notable French mapmakers, became founding contributors to the French Bureau of Maps and Plans. This bureau, created to deal with the technical and strategic problems of overseas commerce and exploration, was part of the Royal Academy of Sciences’ Ministry of the Navy and Colonies. Size with margins : 27,3 x 38,8 cm / 10,7 x 15,2 inches. Edition : Paris, edited by the author, dated 1715, XVIIIe 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. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps”. The seller is “efi6″ and is located in this country: FR. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Year: 1715
  • Date Range: 1700-1799
  • Country/Region: France
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