This beautiful map represents France in the XIX th century. The details in this map are spectacular.The map was made by F. Prudent, Chief of the intelligence of Geography of the French Army. This whole map was engraved by Erhard. He was known as one of the top engravers at the time. It took a day to carve one square inch on a copper plate. You can see how painstakenly he worked to create this beauty.
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Engraving by: Erhard in Paris, at 42 Bonaparte's Street
Dimensions: 18"1/4 by 14"3/4
The map is in excellent condition .It was originally issued folded in half and will be send to you as issued. The map is on a high quality heavyweight paper. There is a slight patina from the normal aging process, which is to be expected for being 120 years old. Margins are complete (even if the photo looks cropped, because of Etsy size limitations. A full scan can be sent to you uppon request). The back has some details about the map itself in French.
Purchased item will not contain watermark.This item will be sent from Paris, France in special packaging to avoid it from being bent or folded.
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