ANTIQUE FRENCH ENGRAVED MAP OF D’ORLEANS, BY H. JAILLOT, 1696,

17th Century Antique French Engraved Map of D’Orleans by H. Jaillot Dated 1696

17th Century Antique French Engraved Map of D’Orleans by H. Jaillot Dated 1696 | The rectangular heavy paper centering topographical engraved and polychrome hand painted details throughout, with the top right centering a crowned Bourbon three fleur de lys shield flanked by seated classical figures above a leafy branch circular reserve enclosing printed text, “GOUVERNEMENT D’ORLEANS. ET LA GERNERALITE / DIVISEE EN SES ELECTIONS, Par le S. Sansons Geographe Ordre du Roy A Paris, chez H. JAILLOT , aux deux Globes, avec privilege du Roy, 1696

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  • 17th Century Antique French Engraved Map of D’Orleans by H. Jaillot Dated 1696 | The rectangular heavy paper centering topographical engraved and polychrome hand painted details throughout, with the top right centering a crowned Bourbon three fleur de lys shield flanked by seated classical figures above a leafy branch circular reserve enclosing printed text, “GOUVERNEMENT D’ORLEANS. ET LA GERNERALITE / DIVISEE EN SES ELECTIONS, Par le S. Sansons Geographe Ordre du Roy A Paris, chez H. JAILLOT , aux deux Globes, avec privilege du Roy, 1696, opposite a drapery swagged panel scale, of inches to feet | The title is translated roughly as “GOVERNMENT OF ORLEANS. AND THE GERNERALITY / DIVIDED IN ITS ELECTIONS, By S. Sansons Geographe Ordre du Roy At Paris, at H. JAILLOT, at the two Globes, with the privilege of the King” | Custom framed under glass | Dimensions: Height: 21 3/4″ Width: 19″ | Good Condition: Light staining, creases, and some small foxing spots.

    Alexis-Hubert Jaillot (1632-1712), French cartographer. He joined the Sanson heirs and redrew Nicolas Sanson’s maps on a larger scale. ‘Atlas Nouveau’ (1674), sea-atlas ‘ Le Neptune Francois’ (1693) | Pastoureau, Les Atlas Francais XVIe-XVIIe Siecle, Jaillot 1E.

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  • Weight

    5lb.

    Height

    18"

    Width

    24"

    Depth

    1"

    Weight

    5lb.

    Height

    18"

    Width

    24"

    Depth

    1"

    Kind

    Books, Maps, Documents and Manuscripts, Collectibles, Documents & Manuscripts, Ephemera, Maps, Memorabilia, Prints

    Artist / Maker

    Alexis-Hubert Jaillot

    Frame

    Yes

    Date

    17th Century

    Medium

    Engraving

    Origin

    France

    Other

    Glass Covering, Hand Colored

    Support

    Laid Paper

    Subject

    Historical, Map