Ancient Syracuse

  • Author: Louis Charles Desnos
  • Date: ca. 1770
  • Medium: Hand Colored Copperplate Engraving
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Inches: 21.5 x 15
  • Centimeters: 55.13 x 38.46
  • Price: $395.00

Suite De L'Histoire Cappadoce, Printed in Paris ca. 1770.

Louis Charles Desnos (1725-1805) was a geographer, bookseller, engineer and marketer for globes and spheres. Desnos held the coveted position of Royal Globemaker to the King of Denmark, Christian VII. The map features original hand color in outline as well as columns of French text, with remarks and details, on the left and right of the map.
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