This product is successfully added to your cart
Questions about this product? (#30100)

Authenticity Guarantee
All items are guaranteed authentic prints (woodcuts or engravings) or manuscripts made at or about (c.) the given date and in good condition unless stated otherwise. We don’t sell facsimiles or reproductions. We deliver every map with a Certificate of Authenticity containing all the details.

World map by Louis Brion de la Tour, published by L.C Desnos. 1766-1780

Louis Brion de la Tour  (flourished 1756-1803)

French geographer and demographer. 'Ingénieur-géographe du roi. Rue du Petit Pont près la fontaine St. Severin maison de M. Landes. Libraire au 1er'.

back

Mappe-Monde

€400  ($432 / £340)
add to cart
Buy now
questions?
PRINT

Item Number:  30100 Authenticity Guarantee

Category:  Antique maps > World and Polar

Old, antique world map by Louis Brion de la Tour, published by L.C Desnos.

Title: Mappe-Monde
Dressée pour l'Etude de la Géographie, relativement aux Auteurs les plus Modernes.
Revue, corrigée et augmentée d'apres les Nouv[e]lles Observations Astronomiques de Mrs Tchirikcow et de l'Isle.
Revuë de nouveau par M. Brion Ingenieur Geogr. du Roy.
Dédiée au Roy Par son très humble et très obeissant serviteur et fidel sujet Desnos, Ingénieur Géographe pour les Globes et Sphères.
Rue S. Jacques à l'enseigne du Globe, où l'on trouve géneralement tout ce qui concerne les sciences.
1776   A.P.D.R.


Date: 1766-1780.

Copper engraving, printed on paper.
Image size: 360 x 515mm (14.17 x 20.28 inches).
Sheet size: 440 x 550mm (17.32 x 21.65 inches).
Verso: Blank.
Condition: Original coloured, excellent.
Condition Rating: A+.

From: Atlas générale méthodique et élémentaire ...  Paris, L.C. Desnos, 1768 and later editions.

Louis Brion de la Tour  (flourished 1756-1803)

French geographer and demographer. 'Ingénieur-géographe du roi. Rue du Petit Pont près la fontaine St. Severin maison de M. Landes. Libraire au 1er'.

Related items

The world by Robert de Vaugondy.

Orbis Vetus in utraque Continente juxta Mentem Sansonianam Distinctus, nec non Observationibus Astronomicis Redactus ... c. 1757
The world by Robert de Vaugondy.
[Item number: 5092]

€870  ($939.6 / £739.5)
World by  Barent Langenes

Typus Orbis Terrarum. 1602
World by Barent Langenes
[Item number: 12009]

€450  ($486 / £382.5)
World by Francesco Santini.

Nouvelle Mappe Monde Dediee au Progres de nos Connoissances. 1776-79
World by Francesco Santini.
[Item number: 26946]

€2300  ($2484 / £1955)
Ancient world, by Francesco & Paolo Santini, after J.B. Bourguignon D'Anville.

Orbis Veteribus Notus 1776-79
Ancient world, by Francesco & Paolo Santini, after J.B. Bourguignon D'Anville.
[Item number: 28103]

€350  ($378 / £297.5)
World map, double hemisphere by Pierre Grégoire Chanlaire.

Mappemonde en deux Hémisphères. c. 1797
World map, double hemisphere by Pierre Grégoire Chanlaire.
[Item number: 28209]

€260  ($280.8 / £221)
World map, double hemisphere by Pierre Grégoire Chanlaire.

Mappe-Monde Physique. c. 1797
World map, double hemisphere by Pierre Grégoire Chanlaire.
[Item number: 28210]

€250  ($270 / £212.5)
World by Zürner A.F., double hemisphere.

Planisphaerium Terrestre cum utroque Coelesti Hemisphaerio, sive Diversa Orbis Terraquei, c. 1700
World by Zürner A.F., double hemisphere.
[Item number: 28229]

€4000  ($4320 / £3400)
World by Giuseppe Rosaccio, double hemisphere.

First edition
Orbis Terrae Compendiosa Descriptio. 1598
World by Giuseppe Rosaccio, double hemisphere.
[Item number: 28289]

€1000  ($1080 / £850)
World by Porcacchi Tommaso.

Descrittione Del Mappamondo. 1572
World by Porcacchi Tommaso.
[Item number: 28910]

€550  ($594 / £467.5)
Double-hemisphere world map, by Nicolaas Visscher I.

Luxury colouring.
Orbis Terrarum Nova et Accuratissima Tabula. c. 1678
Double-hemisphere world map, by Nicolaas Visscher I.
[Item number: 28934]

€8200  ($8856 / £6970)
World by Homann J.B., double hemisphere.

Planiglobii Terrestris cum Utroq Hemisphaerio Caelesti Generalis Repraesentatio. c. 1720
World by Homann J.B., double hemisphere.
[Item number: 29066]

€2300  ($2484 / £1955)
World by Pieter Van der Aa, double hemisphere.

Nouvelle Mappe-Monde, 1710
World by Pieter Van der Aa, double hemisphere.
[Item number: 29136]

€2250  ($2430 / £1912.5)
World in two hemispheres by Pieter Mortier.

Mappe-Monde Dreßé sur les Observations de Mrs. de l'Academie Royale des Sciences et quelques autres et sur les memoires les plus recens. 1705-1711
World in two hemispheres by Pieter Mortier.
[Item number: 29509]

€2500  ($2700 / £2125)
Historic world map by Zacharias Châtelain.

Plan de l'Histoire universelle, où l'on voit les quatre Monarchies du Monde, et tous les Anciens Etats aussi bien que ceux qui subsistent aujoudhuy. 1713
Historic world map by Zacharias Châtelain.
[Item number: 29554]

€280  ($302.4 / £238)
World map by Zacharias Châtelain.

Mapmonde ou description generale du Globe Terrestre. 1713
World map by Zacharias Châtelain.
[Item number: 29555]

€450  ($486 / £382.5)
World map, double-hemisphere by Nicolas Sanson.

L'Hydrographie ou Description de l'Eau c'est a Dire des Mers, Golfes, Lacs, Destroits et Rivieres Principales qui sont dans la Surface du Globe Terrestre. 1652
World map, double-hemisphere by Nicolas Sanson.
[Item number: 29606]

€800  ($864 / £680)
Double hemisphere map of the Ancient World by Nicolas Sanson.

Orbis Vetus, et Orbis Veteris Ultraque continens, Terrarumq. Tractus Arcticus, et Antarcticus ex Platone, Theopompo, sive Aeliano, Manilio &c. 1658
Double hemisphere map of the Ancient World by Nicolas Sanson.
[Item number: 29609]

€550  ($594 / £467.5)
World in Mercator projection, by Willem Blaeu.

'One of the supreme examples of map maker's art' (Shirley)
Nova Totius Terrarum Orbis Geographica ac Hydrographica. 1643
World in Mercator projection, by Willem Blaeu.
[Item number: 30271]

€17500  ($18900 / £14875)
World chart by Girolamo Ruscelli.

Carta Marina Nuova Tavola. 1561
World chart by Girolamo Ruscelli.
[Item number: 30380]

€1400  ($1512 / £1190)
World by Girolamo Ruscelli.

First double hemisphere map.
Orbis Descriptio. 1598
World by Girolamo Ruscelli.
[Item number: 30632]  new

€1000  ($1080 / £850)
Ptolemaic world by Lorenz Fries after Martin Waldseemüller.

Rare 1525 edition in nice old colour.
[No title] 1525
Ptolemaic world by Lorenz Fries after Martin Waldseemüller.
[Item number: 30649]  new

€7500  ($8100 / £6375)
World by Giovanni Magini.

Universi Orbis Descriptio Ad Usum Navigantium. 1597
World by Giovanni Magini.
[Item number: 30653]  new

€750  ($810 / £637.5)