Mouillage d'Arzeu [The port of Arzew]
Antique engraved map, 1851
Title of map: 'Mouillage d'Arzeu [The port of Arzew]'
The image below shows an enlarged cross section from the centre of the map to
show the level of printed detail:
DATE PRINTED: 1851
IMAGE SIZE: Approx 23.5 x 17.0cm, 9.25 x 6.75 inches (Medium)
ARTIST/CARTOGRAPHER/ENGRAVER: The map is not individually attributed. The
contributors are credited on the title page as [Pierre-Henri] Gauttier,
Monnier, Hell & [Antoine] Berard, after Baudin, Smyth, Beauffort & Tofino. Some
of the maps appear to be after plans from the similarly named but much earlier
1764) volume published by Joseph Roux.
PROVENANCE: "Recueil des Plans des Ports & Rades de la Mer Méditerranée de la
Mer Noire & de la Mer d'Azof d'apres les Observations le plu recentes", faites
par Messrs. Gauttier Capt. De Vaisseau, Monnier, Ingenieur Hydrographe de
premiere Classe, Chevalier de la Legionner d'Honneur Hell Capitaine de
Vaisseau, Chevalier des Ordres Royaux et Berard, Lieutenant de Vaisseau de la
Marine Francaise d'Après le Portulan de Messrs Baudin, les Capts WH Smyth et
Beauffort, de la Marine Royale d'Angleterre et Tofino de la Marine, Royale
d'Espagne &tc. Jh. Maistre, Hydrographe Editeur, Marseille
TYPE: Antique engraved map
VERSO: There is nothing printed on the reverse side, which is plain
CONDITION: Good; suitable for framing. However, please note: Spot. Please
check the scan for any blemishes prior to making your purchase. Virtually all
antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and
time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. I offer a no questions
asked return policy - see below.
AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date
stated above. I do not offer reproductions. It is not a modern copy. The term
original' when applied to a print means that it was printed at the first or
original date of publication; it does not imply that the item is unique.
Print' means any image created by applying an inked block to paper or card
under pressure by any method including wood engraving, steel engraving,
copperplate, wood cut and lithography.
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Stadt ansichten. ITALIA: Stampe e Mappe antiche. ESPAÑA: Mapas antiquos y
impresiones antiguas. E and OE. Force Majeure. English law shall apply.
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pay return shipping and mail back to me in original condition, suitably packed
insured, within 14 days of receipt.