"Environs de Strasbourg", Fer, Nicolas de
Period: 1705 (published)
Publication: Les Forces de l' Europe…
Color: Hand Color
9.5 x 7.3 inches
24.1 x 18.5 cm
Lovely view of the countryside around Strasbourg in Alsace, on the border of Germany and France. Nicolas de Fer held the title of Geographer at Louis XIV's court. He was one of the most prolific publishers of plans of European cities in the late seventeenth century.
References: Pollak #21, p. 40.