Atlas title page 1719 Mallet allegorical figures engraved old print cherub globeBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian
Beschreibung des ganten Welt Kraifses.
(Atlas title page)
Issued 1719, Frankfurt, Germany by Mallet. Engraved by Joh. Vogel.
Fine early 18th century antique title page. Primitive folk-art feel, allegrocial figures set within architectural surround, muse and cherub atop between globes
Paper and image remains clean and well preserved with a fine patina and visual appeal.
Sheet measures c. 8 1/8" H x 6 1/8"W.
Printed area measures c. 6" H x 4 3/8"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 3, p.196.