First published 1683 From Allain Manesson Mallet's Description de lUnivers. Of the French text edition published by Johann David Zunner 1684.
The plates engraved for Zunner are close copies of the originals and still have. A few are signed by there engravers. It shows Europe, Africa, Asia, part of Australia and the Arctic and Antarctica.Decorative antique hand coloured map on hand laid paper. Original engraved Copperplate in excellent condition with hand outline and wash colour. Approx engraved area: 4" x 5 5/8" (102mm x 143mm). Allain Manesson Mallet was a French cartographer and engineer. He started his career as a soldier. In the army of Louis XIV, became a Sergeant-Major in the artillery and an Inspector of Fortifications. He also served under the King of Portugal, before returning to France, and his appointment to the. MORE GENUINE ANTIQUE MAPS FROM. The item "World hemisphere Latitude map by Mallet 1684 Original copperplate, Africa Asia" is in sale since Tuesday, April 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps". The seller is "raremapsandprints" and is located in Bourne End.
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