CARTE GENEALOGIQUE DE TOUS LES SOUVERAINS DE L’EUROPE, ISSUS DE CHARLES-MAGNE ROI DE FRANCE ET EMPEREUR D’OCCIDENT.

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Henri Chatelain


Carte Genealogique de Tous les Souverains de l’Europe, Issus de Charles-Magne Roi de France et Empereur d’Occident.

Copper plate engraving printed on fine laid paper, 1720
14 3/4 x 18 7/8" (375 x 480 mm) plus margins.
Good condition. Black and white.
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 36573
Price: $95.00
Publisher : Published in Amsterdam by L’Honore & Chatelain.
This impressive genealogical chart is a wonderful example of Chatelain’s elegant engravings. Included in the 1720 edition of Atlas Historique, published by Chatelain in Amsterdam, this large chart is the second plate in volume two. This highly detailed plate charts the entire royal line of Charlemagne, encompassing most of the French nobility. The tree includes a wealth of information including historical notes and death dates. A detailed key identifying some of the more noted figures is included in the bottom left corner of the sheet. This highly detailed plate is a wonderful example from Chatelain’s important text. Maps

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