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Mallet’s Map of Sicily

SKU: 8200
£150.00

Title:
Mallet’s Map of Sicily

Date of publication:
c.1683

Printed Measurement:
14.5 x 10.2 cm

Publisher(s):

  • Denys Thierry
  • Colour:
    modern

    Mapmaker(s):

  • Allain Manesson Mallet
  • Isle de Sicile

    Copper engraving, 14.5 x 10.2 cm, modern hand colour, French text on verso; a map of Sicily, 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.