Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century

Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century
Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century

Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century

LE CHILI et les Provinces qui composent Celle de RIO DE LA PLATA avec LES TERRES MAGELLANIQUE Par N. De FER, Geog de MONSEIG LE DAUFIN.

A Paris Chez l'Auteur dans l'Isle du Palais a la Sphere Royale avec Privil du Roy 1705. Unusual and detailed antique copper engraved map of Chile and Magellan strait. By Nicolas DE FER, 18th century. It extends from a part of Peru and Brazil with Rio de Janeiro, to Argentina, Chile, and Terra del Fuego. The map is engraved by Charles Inselin.

De Fer has created this map when he was in service of the King of France Louis XIV. In 1697, he published his first world atlas.

In 1695, De Fer, with several other notable French mapmakers, became founding contributors to the French Bureau of Maps and Plans. This bureau, created to deal with the technical and strategic problems of overseas commerce and exploration, was part of the Royal Academy of Sciences' Ministry of the Navy and Colonies. Size with margins : 37,7 x 26 cm / 14,5 x 10,2 inches. Condition : good condition, light foxing in the left margin, in colors.

Edition : Paris, dated 1705, 18th century. We send maps by DHL. WE DON'T SELL LASER AND COPIES MAPS, ALL WE SELL IS ORIGINAL AND ANTIQUE. Due to the age an type of paper, some imperfections are to be expected. Please examine the images provided carefully, and if you have any questions please ask and we will be happy to help you.
Chile 1705 Nicolas De Fer Unusual Antique Engraved Map 18th Century