Le Plan de Paris, ses Faubourgs et ses Environs / Platte Grond van Parys, zyn Voorburgen en Omleggende Plaatse
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Stunning hand-colored 1730 map of Paris
Large-scale plan of Paris with surrounding faubourgs and environs, based on the work of Nicolas de Fer. A lettered key names and locates 23 important buildings.
Streets, churches, palaces, gardens, boat yards, orchards, hotels and much more are depicted on this superb plan. The plan is embellished with a large city coat-of-arms, a very nice compass rose, and four distance scales.
Title above map is in both French and Dutch.
Expert high-quality framing -- whiskey veneer, scoop with gold embossing by Omega. Conservation Clear® acrylic. Excellent impression with superb color. Original map dimensions: 75.5 x 56.7 cm (29.7 x 22.3 in).