Chiquet’s Map of Poland

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Copper engraving, 17 x 22.5 cm, original hand colour in outline, light stain bottom right, blank verso. This map of the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland was published in Chiquet’s ‘Le nouveau et curieux atlas géographique et historique …’.

Chiquet (1673-1721) was a relatively successful Parisian engraver, print- and map-seller. He published Antoine Menard’s ‘Le nouveau et curieux atlas’ in 1711, and reprinted it with Menard’s name burnished from the plate and replaced with his own and a new date, 1719, as here.

Title

Chiquet’s Map of Poland

Mapmaker(s)

CHIQUET, Jacques

Place of publication

Paris

Date of publication

1719

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

17 x 22.5 cm