join our mailing list

Follow us on

facebook link

Altea Gallery on Twitter

Altea Gallery on Twitter

Records: 1 to 2 of 2
  WORLD 
 World Maps 

JANVIER, Jean. [18th century double-hemisphere world map]
Mappe-Monde ou Description du Globe Terrestre... Paris: 1762. Coloured, 310 x 460mm.
A decorative map of the World, with a large rococo title cartouche. The map is pre-Cook: it includes the Muller Peninsula in Alaska, a hypothetical Australian eastern coastline including New Caledonia, and the Sea of the West in North America.
[Ref: 19313]    £700.00 ($846 • €764 rates)


  BRITISH ISLES 

JANVIER, Jean. [Janvier's scarce large-format map of the British Isles]
Les Isles BritanniquesComprenant les Royaumes D'Angleterre D'Ecosse et D'Irlande.. Paris: Jean Lattré, 1791. Original colour. 490 x 560mm.
The British Isles divided into the Saxton kingdoms, with an inset of the Orkneys & Shetlands and a finely-engraved title cartouche. This is a very uncommon large folio version of Lattre's own "Atlas Moderne" map, with an identical title and maritime design of the title cartouche.
[Ref: 16030]    £600.00 ($725 • €655 rates)


Records: 1 to 2 of 2