Theatine Nun Religious Print Monastery sister Helyot 1714
Title: Religieuse Theatine de L’Ermitage.
Religieuse Theatine, Order of Italian monks, established in 1524.
Cartographer: Pierre Helyot, after spending his youth in study, he entered in his twenty-fourth year the convent of the third, order of St Francis, founded at Picpus, near Paris, by his uncle Jérhme, Helyot, canon of St Sepulchre. There he took the name of Père Hippolyte.
From: L'Histoire desordres monastiques, religieux et militaires, et des congregations séculières del'un et de l'autre sexe, qui ont été établis jusqu'à présent, published in 5volumes in 1714 -1721. Helyot died on January 5, 1716, before the fifth volume appeared, but his friend Maximilien Bullot completed the edition.
Fine original antique hand colored print. Print is Guaranteed authentic. A Certificate of Authenticity will be on request forwarded for each individual map or print.
Size: Leaf app.: 25 x 18.5 cm. 10 x 7.25 inch. Image app.: 12.5 x 17 cm. 5 x 6.5 inches. Condition: A fine antique copperplate engraving.