Vincent. Coronelli. Kinoriten General und Cosmograph der Republ. Venedig. Gebor.__Gestorb. zu Venedig im Decbr. 1718.
Stipple with large margins. Plate 140 x 85mm (5½ x 3¼").
Vincenzo Coronelli (1650-1718) the Franciscan monk, cosmographer, and Official Cartographer to both the Doge of Venice and Louis XIV of France, known for his 'Atlante Veneto' atlases and the pair of two-ton manuscript globes made for Louis and now in the Bibliothèque nationale François Mitterrand in Paris. The portrait was published in 'Allgemeine Geographische Ephemeriden' (Universal Geographical Ephemerides (i.e. encyclopedia)) by Friedrich Bertuch et al.
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