France 1699 Sanson beautiful old map hand color
France 1699 Sanson beautiful old map hand color France 1699 Sanson beautiful old map hand color France 1699 Sanson beautiful old map hand color
$ 98.00

France Par N. Sanson le fils
Geographe du Roy

Issued Amsterdam: 1699, by Arnout van Ravestein.

Cartography by Sanson et Fils.

Engraved by Anthony de Winter.

Beautiful 17th century antique engraved map.

In VG+ condition, overall remaining a clean and attractive example. Original center fold as issued.

Sheet measures c. 8 3/8"H x 11 5/8"W.

Printed area measures c. 7 1/8"H x 9 1/4"W.

Tooleys Dictionary of Mapmakers , vol. 4, p. 102-04.

Not found in Koeman, Atlantes Neerlandici (indeed, no cartographic production by van Ravestein is found).

Not in Brunet , Tresor de Livres Rares et Precieux.

see Phillips , Atlases in Library of Congress, 528 (same source, but issued 1700 by F. Halma and with slightly different author/ title).

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