Paris city plan France 1756 Isaac Tirion & Grieve beautiful rare antique map
Paris city plan France 1756 Isaac Tirion & Grieve beautiful rare antique map Paris city plan France 1756 Isaac Tirion & Grieve beautiful rare antique map
$ 375.00



NIEUWE KAART. 
der Platte Grond van de Stad. 
PARYS. 
en derzelver Voorsteden, Met aanwyzing van de Kwartierien, Straaten, Markten, Pleinen, Abtdyen, Kerken, Kloosterns en andere voornaame Gebouwen... 
na het Origineel van Mr. de la Grieve.

(Paris city plan, France).

Issued Amsterdam, 1756-69 by Isaac Tirion. Engraved with original hand color.

In VG to VG+ mostly clean condition, pleasing age patina.

Nice looking example of this very uncommon mid-18th century European captial city plan. Scroll cartouche top right, inset key lower left identifying 81 specific locations within the city. Three distance scales boxed at bottom center.

Sheet measures c. 19 1/2" W x 15 1/2" H.

Engraved area measures c. 14 3/4" W x 12" H.

Folio sheet, original fold-line as issued.

Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici , Tir 4 (69).

Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4, p. 278.

[vR18665].