Map of the Day: Malte-Brun Map of Ancient World – Ptolemy (1812)

June 21st, 2012

Miklian Antiquarian Maps Map of the Day

We are pleased to present our newest Map of the Day, available for today only at 30% off of our regular price.

Hand-outlined map of Ancient World according to Ptolemy, single sheet, no rips or tears. Map was previously framed, paper still a strong white for the period.

Map size 33 cm x 25 cm.

by Conrad Malte-Brun, 1812. Atlas Complet du Precis de la Geographie Universelle. Hard to find early edition Malte-Brun map, high quality example from a mapmaker known for high attention to detail. In addition to his status as an important cartographer of the period, Malte-Brun was also a founder and the first secretary of the Societe de Geographie de Paris (1821). His son Victor Adolphe Malte-Brun, also a geographer, concerned himself with the course of African and Arctic exploration.

note: the attached low quality image is for informational purpose/identification. We are happy to email a detailed, high resolution (6 MB) image of this item upon request.

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Malte-Brun Map of Ancient World - Ptolemy (1812)

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