World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century

World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century
World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century
World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century
World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century
World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century
World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century
World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century
World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century

World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century

MAPPE-MONDE ou CARTE UNIVERSELLE Par N. Geographe de Mons le Dauphin.... A PARIS Chez l'Auteur dans l'Isle du Palais a la Sphere Royale Avec priv du Roy 1714. Unusual antique copper engraved Worldmap, on Mercator's projection, by Nicolas DE FER, dated 1714, XVIIIe century. California is shown as an island.

We can see the routes of the explorers, Australia and New Zealand are not finished. De Fer has created this map when he was in service of the King of France Louis XIV. 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. The map is engraved by Inselin. Size with margins : 26,5 x 37,2 cm / 10,2 x 14,5 inches.

Condition : good condition, in colors, a small repair in the right margin. PARIS Chez l'Auteur dans l'Isle du Palais a la Sphere Royale Avec priv du Roy 1714.

We send maps by DHL. 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\World Maps".

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World Map California As An Island 1714 Nicolas De Fer Antique Map 18th Century