Antique map of northern Germany printed after N. Sanson by Jaillot. Shows the area from Emden via Hamburg to Poland with Stettin in the east. To the lower right a title cartouche.
Some browning, centrefold backed in lower part, small tear backed in margin. Very good condition with old outline colour. Never framed before.
Nicolas Sanson, born 1600 in Abbeville, was a French historian and cartographer. Louis XIII appointed him Géographe Ordinaire du Roi. His main work, the Atlas Cartes Générales de Toutes les Parties du Monde, was issued first in 1654 until 1676. After his death in 1667, the business was continued by his sons Guillaume and Adrien in partnership with A. H. Jaillot.
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Old coloured map of Northern Germany. Printed in Paris by H. Jaillot circa 1690.
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