"[Lot of 2] Carte Ancienne et Moderne de l'Irlande [and] Nouvelle Carte de l'Irlande", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Period: 1708 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Historique…
Color: Black & White
18 x 14 inches
45.7 x 35.6 cm
Handsome pair of maps of Ireland flanked with panels of French text describing the history of Ireland with tables of ancient rulers, towns, cities, lakes, rivers, etc. Nouvelle Carte de l'Irlande depicts three maps showing changes from the ancient system of ecclesiastic divisions and how it was divided at the time of this map's creation. Size includes text panels, and varies slightly.
Watermarked paper with wide margins and a hint of toning along centerfold.