Elwe Ottens rare 1792 large Historical chart Nations of Europe coats of armsBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
Historische en Geographische Tafel. Om te Leren een Kort Begrip van de Landen en Staaten in Europa...
(Historical and geographical table for learning a short ).
Issued 1792, Amsterdam by Elwe after Reinier & Joshua Ottens.
Nice large format late 18th century engraved print, with original hand color.
Includes coats of arms for not only Great Britain, France, Portugal, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Poland and Prussia but also Russia, Turkey etc.
Nice looking example, pleasing age patina, light overall surface soiling to margins, any minor age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
Sheet Measures c. 21 1/8"H x 24 1/2"W.
Engraved Area Measures c. 19"H x 22 1/2"W.
Tooley's Dictionary of Mapmakers, vol. 2.