"Carte Genealogique de la Maison d'Autriche, avec les Branches des Differents Princes de l'Europe qui en sont Issus Jusqu'es a l'An 1708", Chatelain, Henry Abraham
Subject: Prints - European Heraldry
Period: 1720 (circa)
Publication: Atlas Historique
Color: Hand Color
20.3 x 23.8 inches
51.6 x 60.5 cm
This elaborate and fully engraved sheet delineates the complex genealogy of Europe's royal families and their coats of arms. Together there are 20 coats-of-arms representing, to mention a few, Arragon, Navarre, Bourgogne, Bragance, Austria, Hungary, Castille, Tuscany, and Portugal. At top center is the large crown and crest of the Empire of Spain.
A crisp impression issued folding with a short fold separation near center that has been archivally repaired on verso.