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Jaillot, Atlas Francois... Paris, 1695. 17 x 11. BW. Fine. SOLD

The French ship of state as interpreted by history painter Antoine Dieu (1662-1727) and engraved by Charles-Louis Simmonneau (1645-1728). Atlas places a globe superimposed with fleur-de-lis (a compliment to Louis XIV) upon the shoulders of Hercules. Fame and Victory proclaim French glory to awestruck personifications of the continents.

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