ca 1762 – J. Lattre – Atlas Moderne


Title:                      “Atlas Moderne ou Collection de Cartes sur Toutes les Parties du Globe Terrestre par Plusieurs Auteurs. . .

Decorative title page with the title emblazoned onto a curtain being hung by two maidens, above two lion heads flanking symbols of the four continents, a globe, atlases and maps lie at their feet. Page comes from Jean Lattre’s “Atlas Moderne“, drawn by Mounet, engraved by Benoît-Louis Prévost and published in Paris ca. 1762. Page dated.

Cartographer:      Jean Lattre (1743 – 1793)
Sheet size:          37,5 x 25,8 cm
Year:                   ca. 1762
Technique:           copper engraving

Good condition! Strong press on heavy paper. Few small splits on margin restored (does not reach the image).

​Due to the age of this map some imperfections to be expected!

This is an original antique map published ca. 1762 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!

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