Mallet’s Prospect of Moscow

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Title

Mallet’s Prospect of Moscow

Mapmaker(s)

MALLET, Allain Manesson

Place of publication

Paris

Date of publication

c.1683

Printed Area Measurements

14 x 10.5 cm

Colour

black and white

Full Description

Copper engraving, 14 x 10.5 cm, black and white, French text on verso; a view of Moscow with insets of the squares of St Nicholas and St Michael, from Mallet’s Description de l’Univers, first published in Paris in 1683 and reprinted with German text in Frankfurt the following year. Mallet was a military engineer, cartographer and mathematician in the service of the French King, Louis XIV.