Antique Map published in Paris in 1790, dated 1786. The map is of Le Méssénie in ancient Greece and is a copper plate printing.
The map itself was published as part of Recueil de cartes géographiques , plans, vues et médailles de L’Ancienne Grece, Relatifs au Voyage du jeune Anacharsis; Précédé d’une Analyse Critique des Cartes. The work was published by Barbie du Bocage, Parisian bookseller who did publications for Monsieur Frére du Roi ( the Kings Brother)
The maps overall size is 9 by 9 1/2 inches, with the map area being 8 1/2 by 6 inches. There are tight margins on the maps right side for framing and we would recommend for best results to use a local framing specialist.
The map is in good conditions for age, paper will show age and marks. Map has been folded over the centuries and fold lines are present.