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Mallet’s Prospect of Moscow

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Mallet’s Prospect of Moscow

Date of publication:

  • c.1683
  • Printed Measurement:

  • 14 x 10.5 cm
  • Colour:

  • black and white
  • This view of Moscow with insets of St Nicholas and St Michael squares is 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. Read more

    Condition & Materials

    Copper engraving, 14 x 10.5 cm, black and white, French text on verso. Read less