Asia Veteribus nota. L'Asie Ancienne, pour l'intelligence de l'histoire profane
Etienne Andre Philippe De Pretot (1708-1787)
285mm x 410mm (11.22" x 16.14")
In good condition, with centre fold as issued.
Hand coloured copper engraving.
Availability: In stock
ASI 1773 PRET (NOGY) (C017)
Interesting map of Asia with decorative title panel at top right and a comprehensive list of notes at left.
Etienne Andre De Pretot (1708-1787)
A professor of History at the Academie Royal, Angers, de Pretot published two atlases containing decorative maps engraved by some of the most notable engravers of the time.