Chiquet’s Map of Portugal

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Les Royaumes de Portugal et d’Algarve

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Copper engraving, 16.5 x 22.5 cm, original hand colour in outline, blank verso. This map of Portugal was published in Chiquet’s ‘Le nouveau et curieux atlas géographique et historique …’.

Chiquet (1673-1721) was a relatively successful Parisian engraver, print and mapseller. 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 Portugal

Mapmaker(s)

CHIQUET, Jacques

Place of publication

Paris

Date of publication

1719

Colour

original

Printed Area Measurements

16.5 x 22.5 cm