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Title

Le Neptune Francois

Object Name

Engraving

Maker

Pieter Mortier (Primary maker)
Pieter Mortier (maker)

Date Made

1693
1693

Place Made

Netherlands: Amsterdam
Amsterdam

Description

Coloured engraved title page of the sea atlas 'Le Neptune Francais' from the Dutch contempory copy by Pieter Mortier, who had been licensed to sell the original French version in Holland, and had the illustrations and charts re-engraved to make an identical copy to sell under his own imprint. The engraver is noted as Jan van [T]ranen;

Materials

paper

Place Collected

Northern Ireland: County Antrim: Belfast
Belfast

Date Collected

1989
1989

Catalogue Number

BELUM.P2.1989

Copyright

National Museums NI