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1713. Roma Plan Nouveau De La Ville De Rome . . . 1713

  • Roma  Plan Nouveau De La Ville De Rome . . . 1713

Roma Plan Nouveau De La Ville De Rome . . . 1713 information:

Year of creation: 
Resolution size (pixels): 
 3165x2318 px
Disk Size: 
 2.8333MiB
Number of pages: 
 1
Place: 
 Paris
Author: 

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Printing at 72 dpi 
  43.96 х 32.19
Printing at 150 dpi 
 21.1 х 15.45
Printing at 300 dpi 
 10.55 х 7.73

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Roma  Plan Nouveau De La Ville De Rome . . . 1713

Rare 18th Century Plan of Rome, with 10 inset views and a key identifying over 450 places of interest within the map.

The plan includes a number of profiles views of major monuments within the city, as well as bridges, gates and fortified walls.

The plan is apparently quite rare on the market, with no examples listed in AMPR in the past 30 years;

Nicholas de Fer (1646-1720) was the son of a map seller, Antoine de Fer, and grew to be one of the most well-known mapmakers in France in the seventeenth century. He was apprenticed at twelve years old to Louis Spirinx, an engraver. When his father died in 1673, Nicholas helped his mother run the business until 1687, when he became the sole proprietor.

His earliest known work is a map of the Canal of Languedoc in 1669, while some of his earliest engravings are in the revised edition of Methode pour Apprendre Facilement la Geographie (1685). In 1697, he published his first world atlas. Perhaps his most famous map is his wall map of America, published in 1698, with its celebrated beaver scene (engraved by Hendrick van Loon, designed by Nicolas Guerard). After his death in 1720, the business passed to his sons-in-law, Guillaume Danet and Jacques-Francois Benard. 


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Item information:

Year of creation:
Size:
3165x2318 px
Disk:
2.8333MiB
Number of pages:
1
Place:
Paris
Author:
Nicolas de Fer.
$14.99

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