"Carte des Pavillons Accompagnee d'Observations pour en Faire Comprendre le Blazon et les Differentes Devises...", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Period: 1720 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Historique
Color: Hand Color
23 x 19.3 inches
58.4 x 49 cm
This striking sheet shows 88 marine flags of various seafaring nations. Also included is an alphabetic table listing the flags. At bottom is a guide to various colors and patterns used on flags.
A crisp impression issued folding with minor offsetting, a few faint spots in the image, and a short fold separation in the top blank margin.