Isles Britanniques ou sont les Royaumes d'Angleterre d'Ecosse et d'Irlande

Method Copper engraved with hand colour
Artist after Peeters, Jacques
Published [Antwerp, 1739]
Dimensions 130 x 155 mm
Notes An uncommon small scale French map of the British Isles, from a 1739 printing of Peeters' 'L'Atlas en Abrégé, ou Nouvelle Description du Monde.' The map shows the borders of Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and England outlined in hand colour, and with London picked out in red. The title is enclosed in a decorative baroque cartouche in the top right corner of the plate, and to the top left is a boxed scale in miles.

Jacques Peeters (fl.1690s-1730s), also known as Jacob Pietersz, was a Flemish cartographer, engraver, and publisher.

Condition: Central vertical fold, as issued. Blank on verso.
Framing mounted
Price £125.00
Stock ID 52564