Carte de Tartarie Dressee sur les Relations de Plusieurs Voyageurs de Differentes...

Guillaume de l'Isle (*1675 - 1726)
Old coloured map of Russia. Printed in Amsterdam by Covens & Mortier circa 1730.

More details

Reference 12453

690,00 €

Shipping excl.

Description

Old coloured antique map of Russia with Siberia and Korea after Guillaume de l'Isle. This is the Covens & Mortier edition of the detailed map by G. de l'Isle. Shows the Russian Empire from Moscow to the very east of Siberia. With Korea and parts of Japan. Novaya Zemlya is still connected to the mainland. A beautiful title cartouche to the lower left.

Details

CartographerGuillaume de l'Isle
TitleCarte de Tartarie Dressee sur les Relations de Plusieurs Voyageurs de Differentes Nations... / Tartaria, sive magni chami Imperium
Publisher, YearCovens & Mortier, Amsterdam, circa 1730
Plate Size48.5 x 60.5 cm (19.1 x 23.8 inches)
Sheet Size53.0 x 63.0 cm (20.9 x 24.8 inches)

Condition

An ink stain, lower centrefold backed. Very good condition with old outline colour. Never framed before.

Cartographer

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 Académie Royale des Sciences with the age of twenty-seven, and was honoured later with the title Premier Géographe du Roi. His largest project, the Atlas de Géographie, was published until 1774 in Paris and Amsterdam (Covens and Mortier). He died in 1726.

Images to Download

If you like to download the image of this map with a resolution of 1200 pixels, please follow the link below.

You can use this image for publication on your personal or commercial websites for free if you set a link to this website. If you need photographs with a higher resolution, please contact us.

Guillaume de l'Isle: Carte de Tartarie Dressee sur les Relations de Plusieurs Voyageurs de Differentes Nations... / Tartaria, sive magni chami....
Old coloured map of Russia. Printed in Amsterdam by Covens & Mortier circa 1730.

Russia - de l'Isle, Guillaume - Carte de Tartarie Dressee sur les...

Accept We use cookies to optimize and continuously improve our website. By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies. Further information on cookies can be found in our Privacy Statement.