The Old Print Shop


  • ARTIST: Joan Blaeu

  • PUBLISHER: Published by Rutgert Christoffel Alberts.

  • MEDIUM: Engraving,

    DATE: c.1725.

  • EDITION SIZE: Plate size 18 1/4 x 23 1/16" (585 x 465 mm)

  • DESCRIPTION: A beautiful large-scale bird's eye view of the town of Salanche in the Savoy region of the French Alps. This view first appeared in Blaeu's townbook of Piemonte & Savoye, first issued in 1682. It were subsequently reissued by A. Mojens (1697), P. Mortier (1704-5) and by Rutgert Christoffel Alberts in 1725.


  • CONDITION: Good condition. Black and white.

  • REFERENCE: Atlantes Neerlandici. Compiled and edited by Dr. Ir. C. Koeman. Vol. 1.