"L'Allemagne Dressee fur les Observations de Tycho-Brahe, de Kepler, de Snellius, sur celles de Messieurs de l'Academie Royale des Sciences &c.", Covens & Mortier
Subject: Central Europe
Period: 1730 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
23.5 x 19.5 inches
59.7 x 49.5 cm
Copper-engraved map that is filled with details throughout Germany and Switzerland. Extends to show Czechoslovakia, Austria and the borders of France, Poland and Italy. Hamburg, Prague and Basel are some of the cities shown. Two decorative cartouches. Based on the cartography of Sanson and Delisle.
Good impression with original color. Clean split on centerfold at bottom, light surface soil or toning, else very good.