Cercle De Bavarie
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Nicolas de Fer was a prominent Parisian mapmaker and publisher of the early eighteenth century. One of his most successful works was the "Atlas Curieux". The "Atlas Curieux" was well-known and popular, being expanded in successive editions between 1700 and 1705, and re-edited in 1714 and 1716 under the title "Suite de l'Atlas Curieux". The maps, on a small folio format were boldly engraved and well detailed, and are now quite uncommon. This map shows Bavaria with Munich, Ratisbon and Passau prominent.
region: Maps of Germany
mapmaker: N. De Fer
place and date of publication: Paris 1705-
medium and colour: copperplate, Uncolouredref: 24755
size in mm: 240 by 335mm (9.5 by 13.25 inches).
Price: £ 140£ 70
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