Title Page for the first volume of Chatelain’s Atlas HistoriqueSKU: 5584
Title Page for the first volume of Chatelain’s Atlas Historique
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[Title-page] Atlas Historique
The classical muses on this title page represent Chronology, History, Navigation and Geography. Atlas braces himself against a crumbling pyramid, supporting the heavens, while the title of the atlas is suspended on a banner, borne by the winged angel of fame. Read more
It was engraved for the first volume of Chatelain’s historical atlas.
Condition & Materials
Copper engraved title-page, 40 x 24.5 cm, black and white as issued, blank verso.
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