"Planisphere du Monde [on sheet with] France", Mallet, Alain Manesson
Subject: Eastern Hemisphere
Period: 1719 (published)
Publication: Description de L'Univers
Color: Hand Color
3.9 x 5.5 inches
9.9 x 14 cm
This interesting little sheet actually contains two maps engraved to appear as maps rolled out onto a table for viewing. The upper map shows only the Eastern Hemisphere of a double hemisphere world map. The lower map is of France with a fancy cartouche featuring a crown and flags.