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- Published: John Tallis & Company , London & New York
- Published date: 1851
- Type: Antique Map, map
- Issue date: 1851
- Category: France
- Technique: Steel engraving, hand colored.
- Size: 252 by 317mm (10 by 12½ inches).
- Stock number: 29649
- Condition: In excellent condition.
Article descriptionSteel engraving, hand colored in outline and wash. A decorative antique map of France with many details. We do find engraved place names, rivers, lakes, islands and mountains. The map is decorated with six finely hand colored engraved vignette city views: the bridge of Toulouse, the Palace of Fontainebleau, Calais Harbour and the garden of the Palais Royal. The actual map was drawn and engraved by J. Rapkin. The illustrations were engraved by various artists: R. Radclyffe, W. Lacy, J. Rogers, J. H. Kernot, J. B. Allen, T. Fleming, H. Winkles, R. Baker after drawings by H. Warren, H. Winkles and H. Wray.
Original copper engraving, published 1571 in a German text edition of the 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum'. Ortelius was...
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