Hungary, Hungary; Nicolas Sanson (1600-1667) - Hungaria Regnum - 1666

Description
Hungary, Hungary; Nicolas Sanson (1600-1667) - Hungaria Regnum - 1666
Kingdom of Hungary. Detailed map with all important towns and cities

A copper engraving of the Kingdom of Hungary from 1666.

Nicolas Sanson (1600 – 1667) was a French cartographer, termed by some the creator of French geography, in which he's been called the "father of French cartography." Sanson was a royal geographer. He gave lessons in geography both to Louis XIII and Louis XIV. Besides, he was made a councilor of state.

The corner below in the right was folded. Two old stains from moisture on the map. The pictures are part of the description.

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Hungary
Geographical specification
Hungary
Map maker/ publisher
Nicolas Sanson (1600-1667)
Map/ Book title
Hungaria Regnum
Period
1666
Condition
Good
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Kingdom of Hungary. Detailed map with all important towns and cities
Size of the largest image
43.8×60.7 cm
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