Amérique méridionale : publiée sous les auspices de Monseigneur le Duc d'Orleans prémier prince du Sang


Amérique méridionale

Item Information

Title:
Amérique méridionale : publiée sous les auspices de Monseigneur le Duc d'Orleans prémier prince du Sang
Artist:
Gravelot, Hubert François, 1699-1773
Engraver:
Haye, G. de la
Creator:
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Cartographer:
Anville, Jean Baptiste Bourguignon d', 1697-1782
Name on Item:
par le Sr. D'Anville MDCCXLVIII avec privilege. ; du dessein du Sr. Gravelot frere de l'auteur ; gravé par Guill. Delahaye
Date:
1748
Format:
Maps/Atlases
Location:
Boston Public Library
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center
Collection (local):
Norman B. Leventhal Map Center Collection
Subjects:
South America--Maps
Places:
South America
Publisher:
A Paris : Chez l'auteur, aux Galeries du Louvre
Notes:
Relief shown pictorially.
Decorative title cartouche depicting three indigeneous figures kneeling before an allegorical woman. Indigeneous animals are also seen.
Conservation of this piece was funded by Alan and Sherry Leventhal in memory of his father, Norman B. Leventhal whose vision to create this Map Center will inspire generations to come.
Maps 34-36 in a composite atlas with the title "Atlas of the world."
Extent:
1 map on 3 sheets : hand colored ; 122 x 78 cm, on sheets 56 x 83 cm
Scale:
Scale approximately 1:6,300,000
Language:
French
Identifier:
06_01_014665
Call #:
G1015 .A85 1783
Barcode:
30000004730536
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