1796 – F. J. J. Reilly – KARTE VON FRANKREICH
Title: “KARTE VON FRANKREICH. NACH SOTZMANN Neu verzeichnet hearusgegeben von FRANZ JOH. JOS. VON REILLY“
Large format and highly detailed, naming with far more roads and towns than typical maps of the period, map of France. Comes from large “Deutscher Atlas” in 1796 engraved by Anton Amon, published by Franz Johann Josef von Reilly which was the first world atlas produced by an Austrian.
Cartographer: Franz Johann Joseph von Reilly (1766-1820)
Sheet size: 87,8 x 70,7 cm
Technique: copper engraving
Very good condition! Strong press on heavy paper, original colors, wide margins. Few small splits on right margin.
This is an original antique map published in 1796 and NOT a modern copy or reprint!