Terrestrial & Celestial Globes 1766 Brion & Desnos attractive map
Terrestrial & Celestial Globes 1766 Brion & Desnos attractive map Terrestrial & Celestial Globes 1766 Brion & Desnos attractive map Terrestrial & Celestial Globes 1766 Brion & Desnos attractive map Terrestrial & Celestial Globes 1766 Brion & Desnos attractive map
$ 150.00

Globe Terrestre & Globe Celeste.

(Terrestrial & Celestial Globes, Zodiac).

Issued Issued 1766, Paris by Brion & Desnos.

Interesting mid-18th century engraved map with original hand color heightened in outline. 

On either side is original separately printed publisher's letter-press descriptive text relating to the area depicted. 

Original fold line as issued.

Sheet Measures c. 13 1/4" H x  19 3/4" W.

Engraved Area Measures c. 9 1/4" H x  10 1/8" W.

Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , v. 1, p. 191

[R20278]