1784 Nouveau Plan Routier de la Ville et Faubourgs de Paris

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By: M. Pichon, Jacques Esnauts, Michel Rapilly

Original Date: 1784

Size of Original: 39 x 56 inches (99 x 142 cm)

This is a fine print reproduction of a spectacular, rare wall map of Paris depicts the city immediately prior to the French Revolution, with the Seine and Ile de la Cite as easily identifiable focal points at the center. The map covers the city and its immediate environs. Extensive tables identify streets, parishes, colleges, hospitals, major architectural edifices and other points of interest. It is framed by a floral border with a title cartouche showing angels and an allegory of Paris, along with symbols of the arts and sciences. Around the map are 8 vignettes portraying landmarks and other places of importance. 

Inventory #81029


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About Our Reproductions
- The product listed is a high resolution, printed reproduction of the original map. 
- The prints are of giclée quality. They are made using a twelve ink, color printer on  acid-free, archival paper. Colors are guaranteed to last without fading for over 100 years. 
Sizing Information
- The available size options are aimed to fit standard size frames. This will not apply for all maps and sizing options.
- The dimensions give are approximate and may vary by up to .5 inches.
- All of our maps will include an extra margin of 1 - 2 inches for matting purposes.
- We do not alter the ratio of H x W dimensions of the map as that would diminish the integrity of our reproduction's resemblance of the original work
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- Our paper is referred to as a Premium Archival Matte (230 gsm). This heavyweight paper is smooth to the touch, neutral-white, acid-free for a longer print life and features an instant-dry coating that resists fingerprints and smudging.