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Nova Imperii Turcarum Tabula, ad usum serenissimi Burgundiae Ducis

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Article ID AST1080
Artist Jaillot (1632-1712)
Alexis Hubert Jaillot ( 1632 -1712) was one of the most important French cartographers of the 17th century. In 1665 he married the daughter of the cartographer family Berey. After the death of his brother-in-law, Nicolas II Berey (1640–1667), he bought from his sister–in–law the Berey map collection. This was the beginning of his career as a publisher. Later, in 1670, he had a partnership with Nicolas Sanson's son and re-published and re-engraved many of his maps. The atlases and maps mainly have been printed by Pierre Mortier in Amsterdam and Paris.
Title Nova Imperii Turcarum Tabula, ad usum serenissimi Burgundiae Ducis
Year ca. 1700
Decorative map shows the former Turkish Empire ( Ottoman Empire) with Greece, the eastern Mediterranean Sea, with Northafrica, Egypt, total Arabia, turkey, the Caspian sea to Tartaria. On an inset map the " kingdom" of Algeria. Figurative cartouche showing Süleyman I with his entouage.
Place of Publication Paris
Dimensions (cm)46 x 60
ConditionPerfect condition
Coloringoriginal colored
TechniqueCopper print


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