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Publisher: DURAND, A.
Title: Horizon de Paris. . .
Published in: Paris, 1740
   
Size: 24.0 x 33.5 inches.
61.0 x 85.0 cm.
Colouring:

Coloured.
Condition: Paper washed, smoothed and remargined. 2 restored old folding's at center and lower border, loss of picture or letters partly supplied in manuscript.
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Large circular world map between California, Japan and South- Africa according to a projection centered on Paris, with a diameter of 570mm.
Published by André Durand in Paris. With a dedication, dated 1740. Engraved by Desbruslins. Prepared by St.A* (St. Albin?)
In the lower corners a decorative dedication. Along both sides a text, printed from two separate copperplates "Cette Carte est la Projection du Globe sur l Horison de Paris. . ."
Below the map "Se vend au Bureau des Eaux Minerales. . ."
Reference: Tooley, Mapmakers I, 402.



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