"Les Estats de la Couronne de Pologne", Chiquet, Jacques
Subject: Eastern Europe, Baltic
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 small map illustrates the region of Eastern Europe that contains present-day Poland, Lithuania, the Russian enclave of Kaliningrad, Belarus, Moldova and part of the Ukraine. A table at upper right lists the kings of Poland and in the opposite corner is a drape-style title cartouche.
References: Mickwitz & Miekkavaara #43-13.
A clean, bright example with original color with minor refreshing on watermarked paper. There is a professionally repaired tear confined to the bottom blank margin, and several minute worm holes only visible when held to light.