Description: Nancy France, Old 17th century town plan copperplate en-graved in hand coloring showing buildings, streets, gates and squares numbered from 1 to 27 and explained in the legend at the bottom left.
Artist: Matthäus Merian. (Basel, 22 September 1593 - Bad Schwalbach, 19 June 1650) In 1623 Merian took over the publishing house of his father-in-law after de Bry's death. In 1626 he became a citizen of Frankfurt and could henceforth work as an independent publisher. He spent most of his working life in Frankfurt. After his death, his sons Matthäus Jr. and Caspar took over the publish-ing house.
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Sheet app.: 15.25 x 11.75 inches. 39 x 30 cm. Image app.; 13.75 x 9 inches. 35 x 22.5 cm. Condition: Fine copperplate engraving in very good overall condition.