Antique 1763 Paris Map Hand-Colored Gravure


An antique gravure or engraving map of Paris, dated 1763, hand-colored with pink, red, green, brown, and yellow. With the Ile St. Louis and the Ile de la Cite at the center of the Seine, and landmarks such as the Louvre, Place Royal, Place de Louis XV, Champs Elysees, Invalides, and Ecole Militaire, as well as many sites no longer in existence. Professionally mounted with a white mat and gold frame. 18.25ʺW × 0.5ʺD × 15ʺH. Faint undulations to the map under glass, as expected.