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Carte de ´Etat du Royaume de Dannemarck et diverses observations pour condiur à l´intelligence de l´histoire et du Gouvernemet de ce Royaume

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Article ID EUS1442
Artist Chatelain (1684-1743)
Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684 - 1743) was a Huguenot pastor of Parisian origins. He lived consecutively in Paris, St. Martins, London (c. 1710), The Hague (c. 1721) and Amsterdam (c. 1728). He is best known as a Dutch cartographer and more specifically for his cartographic contribution in the seminal seven volume Atlas Historique, published in Amsterdam between 1705 and 1720. Innovative for its time, the Atlas Historique combined fine engraving and artwork with scholarly studies of geography, history, ethnology, heraldry, and cosmography. Some scholarship suggests that the Atlas Historique was not exclusively compiled by Henri Chatelain, as is commonly believed, but rather was a family enterprise involving Henri, his father Zacharie and his brother, also Zacharie.
Title Carte de ´Etat du Royaume de Dannemarck et diverses observations pour condiur à l´intelligence de l´histoire et du Gouvernemet de ce Royaume
Year ca. 1720
Description Map shows on 3 views: Fridrichsburg, Copenhagen and Bergen
Place of Publication Paris
Dimensions (cm)35 x 54,50
ConditionVery good
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print

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