"Carte du premier periode du Monde depuis Adam Iusqu'a Moise…", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Subject: Ancient World
Period: 1720 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Historique…
Color: Hand Color
18.7 x 14.7 inches
47.5 x 37.3 cm
This is a fascinating chart of the Old World surrounded and keyed to a Biblical genealogical family tree linking Adam and Moses. Panels of French text at sides provide an historical timeline for the history of the world before the birth of Christ.
Issued folding on watermarked paper with one tiny hold caused by a rust stain at bottom near centerfold.