ca.1650 – M. Merian – Parys
Superb panorama of Paris by Merian. Paris is shown from Parc des Buttes-Chaumont looking towards the south west. The foreground includes a back-view self-portrait of the artist seated on a boulder sketching.
Legend below with fifty six references. Comes from Merian’s atlas “Topographia Franconiae“.
Cartographer: Matthaus Merian (1593 – 1650)
Sheet size: 30,5 x 71,5 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Good condition. Strong press on watermarked paper. Folding lines reinforced on verso. Brownish paper.
This is an original antique map published ca.1650 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!
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