Mexico, México D.F., México City; Jacob van der Schley - Nouveau Mexico - 1751-1760

Description
Mexico, México D.F., México City; Jacob van der Schley - Nouveau Mexico - 1751-1760
18th century copper engraving with a view of México City in the 18th century

18 x 27cm (image) 24,5 x 34,5cm (page),

View of the city of Mexico as it was in the 18th century when they produced the engraving. It is produced by Jacob Van der Schley for Prevost d'Exiles´ influential travel book, L'Histoire Generale des Voyages. Vol. 12, Paris, 1754


Excellent condition. Clean, strong paper, with watermark and with ample margins. Central fold as published. Reverse side blank.


Lot details
Object
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Country (current geographical location)
Mexico
Geographical specification
México D.F., México City
Map maker/ publisher
Jacob van der Schley
Map/ Book title
Nouveau Mexico
Period
1751-1760
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
18th century copper engraving with a view of México City in the 18th century
Size of the largest image
18×27 cm
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