Paris France detailed city plan c.1850 Jacobs fine large engraved mapBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Plan de Paris.
(Europe, France, Paris, Seine River, Champs Elysees, Tuileries, Louvre, Champs de Mars, Luxembourg Gardens, Detailed City Plan).
Issued c. 1848-52, Paris. Engraved by S. Jacobs. Numbered key identifies important buildings and locations. Inset lower left of the environs of Paris art the time of Louis-Phillipe (Napoleon III).
Attractive large mid 19th century engraved map with original hand color.
Remarkably detailed, an index in the corners lists well over 200 specific streets, dozens of specific buildings identified in outline shape.
Well preserved, nice looking example with pleasing age patina.
Original center fold as issued.
Sheet Measures c. 16 1/2" H x 20 1/2" W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 13 1/4" H x 16 3/4" W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 4.