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WORLD TYPUS ORBIS TERRARUM DESCRIPTION DE LA TERRE UNIVERSELLE

Code: M2590

Cartographer: PICART Nicolas

Date: 1660c Paris

Size: 14*20 cms

A Rare Map from Picart's Tresor des cartes geographiques, published by and usually credited to Jollain. Not much is known about Nicolas Picart. He is known as an engraver and a mapmaker who produced a map of Africa with decorative panels in 1644. He is also known to have published editions of Tresor des cartes geographiques from 1651 to c.1659. The geographical information appears to come from a later edition of Mercators Atlas Minor.Very finly engraved. Excellent hand colour. Top margin extended otherwise very good condition.

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