Louis Bretez (1700-1740) & Michel-Etienne Turgo (1690-1751)
1739 map of Paris, before Haussman’s re-design of the city.

Heliographic reproduction done in the nineteenth century of the original copperplate engravings. Highly detailed rendering of buildings and landscape details.

Laid on heavy rag paper in four separate sheets. Slight browning at center folds.

Each sheet size: 40.5” x 28”: each image size 28” x 22.5”
Total image size : 56” x 45”
$750 the set