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ANTIQUE MAP, NOBILITY OF SWITZERLAND, DES CANTONS SUISSES, CHATELAIN 1720
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Swiss Confederation Antique print by Chatelain 1720

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Origin: Chatelain's Atlas Historique.

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Swiss Confederation Antique print by Chatelain 1720

Title: Carte Generale Des Differentes Assembles ou Conseils, Des Cantons Suisses et L’Ordre de leur Gouvermement.
A fine antique sheet of views, illustrations and engraved text relating to the cantons of Switzerland during the 17th – 18th century.

Artist: Chatelain, Henri Abraham (1684-1743).

Origin: Chatelain's Atlas Historique.
The Atlas Historique was an ambitious work, covering a range of subjects including genealogy, cosmography, topography, heraldry and chronology.

It was first published in Amsterdam in 1705-20, with a second edition published in 1732. The text was compiled by Gueudeville and Garillon with a supplement by H.P. de Limiers and the maps by Chatelain (many based on Guillaume de l'Isle).
Ref: Phillips, Atlases 579.

ORIGINAL ANTIQUE COPPER PLATE ENGRAVING.
Hand colored.
Engraving is Guaranteed authentic.
A Certificate of Authenticity will be on request forwarded for each individual map or print.
Size:
Sheet app.: 51 x 41 cm. 20.5 x 15.75 inches.
Condition: View overall very good. Fold as published.