"Le Royaume de Danemark Subdivisee en ses Quatre Dioceses avec les Isles Adjacentes le Duche de Slewick &c.", Chiquet, Jacques
Period: 1719 (dated)
Publication: Le Nouveau et Curieux Atlas Geographique et Historique
Color: Hand Color
8.8 x 6.6 inches
22.4 x 16.8 cm
This uncommon map illustrates the kingdom of Denmark and includes a table listing the kings. The map is decorated with sea monsters and ships in the Kattegat and a nice title cartouche featuring a female figure sitting before an armillary sphere with cartographers' tools at her feet.
References: Mickwitz & Miekkavaara #43-16.
A clean, bright example with original color with minor refreshing. There is a professionally repaired tear that enters 1/2" into map at bottom left.