390 x 950 mm., two sheets joined as one as issued, in full wash colour, in good condition.
A magnificent display of the genealogical family tree of the Valois, France. The whole is surmounted by 25 coats of arms and below four views of the Invallides, Trianon, Versailles and St. Cloud. It was published in the seventh 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.