Original Antique Maps and Prints. Antique Map-NORTH AFRICA-SPAIN-PORTUGAL-IBERIAN PENINSULA-De L'Isle-1750. Description: Original antique map by Guillaume de L'Isle, published by Covens & Mortier ca.
Artists and Engravers: The de L'Isle family was one of the most influential Geographers of the early 18th century in France. Claude de L'Isle, born 1644, had four sons, of which Guillaume was the most notable.
Guillaume was born 1675 and became member of the'Academie Royale des Sciences' with the age of twenty-seven, and was honoured later with the title'Premier Geographe du Roi'. His largest project, the'Atlas de Geographie', was published until 1774 in Paris and Amsterdam (Covens and Mortier). Map engraved by Joan van Lugtenburg. Subject: Map :'L'Espagne Dressee sur la Descrition qui en a ete Suite par Rodrigo Mendez Sylva.Finely detailed map Spain by Guillaume de L'Isle. Shows cities, villages, mountains and rivers.
Also shown are the islands of Minorca, Mallorca and Ibiza and well as the northern Coast of Africa. General age-related toning and light staining. Paper separation middle fold; restored. Paper loss lower left ca. 2cm into image; backed and retouched with pencil.
Nice, well inked map despite it's imperfections. Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. The image size is ca. Size (in inch): The overall size is ca.
25.6 x 21.7 inch. 23.6 x 19.3 inch. Medium: Engraving on verge type hand laid paper.ThePrintsCollector - LaurentiusOldMasterPrints Frans Laurentius Margo van Latum - van Dongen, Frank van Latum Located in Zeeland (Noord-Brabant) - The Netherlands. GO TO OUR STORE and explore our huge collection of fine antique maps and prints. FIND SIMILAR ITEMS IN OUR STORE. Visit our Store: we would like to invite you to review similar items in our Store or to browse through all other items in our Store. We are confident that you will find very special unique antique maps and prints in our Store. It is our privilege to have you as a customer. The item "Antique Map-NORTH AFRICA-SPAIN-PORTUGAL-IBERIAN PENINSULA-De L'Isle-1750" is in sale since Sunday, September 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "theprintscollectoruk" and is located in Zeeland. This item can be shipped worldwide.