1719 – H. Chatelain – Carte De Pologne
Title: “Carte De Pologne Avec La Chronologie Des Rois Et Des Ducs De Lithuanie, Ainsi Que Des Grands M. De L’Ordre Teutonique Les Evechez et Archeveches, et Les Armes Des Provinces . . .”
Detailed Chatelain’s map centered on Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Map includes two insets, one a table describing the major cities and towns and the other a list of important royal and aristocratic figures. Each side is embellished with fifteen coats of arms. Comes from Chatelain’s monumental 7-volume “Atlas Historique”.
Cartographer: Henri Chatelain (1684-1743)
Sheet size: 64,5 x 53,5 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Good condition. Beautiful hand colouring. Folds as published. Sharp press on watermarked paper. Two brownish areas at lower margin.
This is an original antique map published in 1719 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!