Sri Lanka antique old map l’Ile de Ceylon Chatelain 1719. Title: Nouvelle Carte de l’Ile de Ceylon. Description: Nouvelle Carte de l’Ile de Ceylon old antique historical map of Sri Lanka, with panels of descriptive text to upper and lower edges. The map is copperplate engraved with hand coloring, shows many historical places of the Dutch and Portugees traders, Olifants, Pick Adam and other old places. The Atlas Historique was an ambitious work, covering a range of subjects including genealogy, cosmography, topography, heraldry and chronology. It was first published in Amsterdam in 1705-20, with a second edition published in 1732. The text was compiled by Gueudeville and Garillon with a supplement by H. De Limiers and the maps by Chatelain (many based on Guillaume de l’Isle). Amsterdam: L’Honoré & Châtelain. Authentic Antique Old Maps & Prints from the past See our historic maps of the Centuries of the World continents. 16th -17th -18th-19th Century maps & atlases & prints. We sell guaranteed Absolutely Original authentic Maps and Prints. A Certificate of Authenticity (COA) will be supplied on request. Sheet: 59 x 47.5 cm. 23.25 x 18.75 inches. Image: 43.5 x 38.5 cm. 17 x 15 inches. Condition: Fine map in excellent condition, centerfold as published. For the complete Map and Print collection see our online site. MapandMaps Cartography of the World. Always real antique maps – Always original – Never reproductions. This item is in the category “Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Asia Maps”. The seller is “mapandmaps” and is located in this country: CY. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Date Range: 1700-1799
- Type: County Map
- Format: Atlas Map
- Printing Technique: Copper Plate
- Year: Condition: See item description.
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Cartographer/Publisher: Chatelain, Henri Abraham (1684-1743)
- Country/Region: Ceylon