Description: Detailed old map of Swabia an historical region of Tübingen, Stuttgart and Bavarian Swabia (German: Schwäbischer Rechtskreis) during the Holy Roman Empire. The map is copperplate engraved with coloring in outline and a decorative title cartouche.
The 1743 Le Rouge plates were acquired by Crepy, who re-issued them in Paris, often putting his imprint & the date 1767 in the cartouche/ title area.
Origin: Atlas Nouveau Portatif à l'usage des militaires et du voyageur Isles de la Sonde,issued Paris.
Cartographer: George Louis Le Rouge Active from 1740- till 1785 as a publisher for the King of France.
Size: Sheet app.: 35 x 23 cm. 13.75 x 9.25 inches. Image app.: 27 x 20 cm. 10.75 x 7.75inches. Condition: Good, edges chipping, and faint browned.