A few are signed by there engravers: J. Decorative antique map on hand made laid paper with later hand colour. Original engraved Copper plate in excellent condition, blank to verso. Approx engraved area: 4" x 5 5/8" (102mm x 143mm). Alain Manesson Mallet was a French cartographer and engineer.
He started his career as a soldier. In the army of Louis XIV, became a Sergeant-Major in the artillery and an Inspector of Fortifications. He also served under the King of Portugal, before returning to France, and his appointment to the.MORE GENUINE ANTIQUE MAPS FROM. The item "100% Original map of Universe Planets Celestial Alain Mallet 1684 Copper plate" is in sale since Friday, June 28, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Maps, Atlases & Globes\Europe Maps".
The seller is "raremapsandprints" and is located in Bourne End. This item can be shipped worldwide.