SOUTH AMERICA AMERIQUE MERIDIONALE
£95Very attractive map of South America by Levasseur from Atla National Illustre.Interesting depiction of Argentina as Patagonia and Rio de Plata ou Beunos Ayres.Empire de Bresil etc.Decorative borders with Indians Animals etc.This is the last edition printed some years later (after the unification of Italy and the creation Alpes Maitimes and Savoie becoming part of France) and was the only edition with original colour.
code : M1491
Cartographer : Victor
Date : 1869 Paris
Size : 31*45cms
availability : Available
Price : £95
Victor Levasseur (1838–1854) was a French cartographer widely known for his distinctive decorative style. He produced numerous maps more admired for the artistic content of the scenes and data surrounding the map than for the detail of the map.