SCANDINAVIA LE ROYAUME DE SUEDE ET SES ACQUISITIONS TANT EN LA SCANDINAVIE QU'EN ALLEMAGNE
A map from the rare Atlas Cartes de Geographie by Pierre Du Val (1619-83) son-in-law of Nicolas Sanson, ( Duval published a wide range of atlases, individual maps of the world and the continents and wall maps but most of the folio maps are rare..All the maps from this edition are revised and updated maps.
A stunning map with superb cartouche,galleons etc..Shows the 1676 borders with the latest territorial gains.Original colour.An important and rare map in very good condition.
code : M1837
Cartographer : DU VAL Pierre
Date : 1677 Paris
Size : 40.5*54cms
availability : Sold
Price : Sold
Pierre Du Val (1619-1683) was one of the most influential and prolific mapmakers and publishers working in Paris in the third quarter of the seventeenth century. He was the nephew of Nicolas Sanson, the leading French mapmaker of the period, and Geographer to the King of France from 1650. He was also responsible for providing maps for other Parisian editors of the period; Jollain, de Fer and Berey amongst others.