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CHATELAIN, Henri Abraham

Carte Heraldique Representant les Armes de l'Empereur des Electeurs des Princes tant Ecclesiastiques que Seculiers et de Tous les Etats du Saint Empire Romain

Amsterdam, 1720
495 x 990 mm., two sheets joined as one in full wash colour, in good condition.
A magnificent heraldic display of the Holy Roman Empire. Several tables identify the Arms which are keyed using letters running all the way around the outside of the image. It was published in the second volume of the encyclopaedic atlas by Henri Abraham Chatelain (1684-1743) entitled ‘Atlas Historique ou Nouvelle Introduction a l’Histoire, a la Chronologie & a la Geographie’. It was issued from 1705 to 1720 in 7 volumes. Koeman II p. 33; Phillips 579; Shirley ‘Atlases in the BL’ T.Chat-1a; Van Waning ‘Chatelain’s Atlas Historique’ in IMCoS Journal 120 pp. 7-15.
Stock number: 8983

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