Detailed map of the Environs of Paris, originally published in 1690 by Nicolas De Fer. The map shows the area along the Seine from Mante in the west to Corbeil in the east, and extending northwards to the "Forest de Beaucarreau". The map depicts in fine detail the roads, boundaries and places of note The title cartouche is illustrated with images of royal power and influence.
This edition of the map was published by Charles Louis Desnos, sucessor to the Nicolas De Fer's business
Good condition. Later date hand colouring.
Image 51,5x74,5cm, sheet 53x76cm
- Country (current geographical location)
- Geographical specification
- Île de France, Paris
- Map maker/ publisher
- De Fer / Desnos
- Map/ Book title
- Les environs de Paris
- Copper engraving
- Additional Information
- Very large (ca. 75 cm wide) copper engraved map of Paris and the surrounding area.
- Size of the largest image
- 51.5×74.5 cm