"Nouveau Paris Monumental" Plan of Paris, c 1919


“NOUVEAU PARIS MONUMENTAL…” L. Poulmaire. Paris: Garnier Frères, c. 1919. Color-lithograph with original color and folds as issued. (Image: 19  x 27’’)  

This "Practical Itinerary for a Stranger in Paris" depicts the city in remarkable detail! Plazas, streets, fountains, public places, antiquities, schools and notable palaces are identified with the major buildings pictured by a drawn birds-eye view.  Major routes – completed and under construction are delineated. A considerable portion is included outside the ancient walls of the city.

Unusual to find a folding map such as this in good condition – usually they were well used by the tourists and, if not discarded, left in poor condition.

Shipped unmatted

  • Inventory Number: M-13940
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