Maps: 1696 - 1700
c1696 Carel Allard (engraver/publisher): "Regni Poloniæ, Magni Ducatus Lithuaniæ cœterarumque Regi Poloniæ
subditarum Regionum Tabula," with a "Cum Privilegio Ordinum Hollandiae et Westfr.," Amsterdam, 50 × 58.50 cm
/ 19.7 x 23 inches, in four versions from his "Atlas Major," issued in multiple undated editions both by Carel and
later by his son Hugo.
1697 Philipp Clüver: "Veteris et Novae REGNI POLONIÆ Magniq Ducatus LITHUANIÆ..," Leyden, 8.5  x 10 inches, from "Introductionis in Universam Geographicum," issued 1650 -
mid-1700's. Same plate, published the same year -- with five different eastern boundaries for Lithuania, explained by the sixth version, which has no plate markings for the boundary.
1697 Jean Baptiste Nolin I: "LE ROYAUME de POLOGNE, Comprenant les Etats de Pologne et de LITHUANIE..." Paris,
17.7 x 22.8 inches / 45.0 x 57.8 cm. in four versions. Map prepared by Tillemont.
1699 Guillaume
Levasseur de Beauplan -
(publisher): "Nova
totius regni Poloniæ,
magniq. ducatus Lithu-
aniæ" 39 x 51 cm, from
"Atlas Major."
From Royal
Danish Library:
1699 Pierre Duval  -
Francois de Lepine
signed himself as
"Lapointe" on the maps he
: "Les royaumes
du nort."  
1700 Danckerts Family: "REGNI POLONIÆ  et DUCATUS LITHUANIÆ,
Amsterdam, 19.3 x 23.0 inches / 49 x 58.4 cm, in two versions.
1700 Nicolas de Fer: "Carte Des Estats De Suede, De Dannemarq, Et De Pologne
sur la Mer Baltique [right cartouche]; Estats des Couronnes de Dannemark,
Suede, et Pologne fur la Mer Baltique" [left cartouche], Paris, 17.3"x 27.7 as
two joined sheets, x 14.1 inches as a right-side map, in two different versions of
the right half, and a joined version. At the bottom of the right cartouche: "Avec
Privilege du Roy 1700." See the 1705 versions.
1700 Johann Stridbeck II, The Younger (engraver/publisher): "Compendiosa
POLONIÆ Representatio..," from the atlas "Provinciarum Polonia Geog.
Descriptio," Augsburg, printed by J. Koppmeyer. Supposedly the first atlas of
Poland in small format. Also two
DETAIL images: on the near right, the
frontispiece of the atlas; on the far right, the key to the different standards of
distance measurement in the area, with comparisons of "miles" as measured
by the Italians, Poles, Cossacks (Ukraine), Muscovites, Hangarians Germans
and French. On Stridbeck's death in 1716, the plate passed on to Gabriel
Bodenehr, who made changes to the cartouche, and published the maps as his
own.  Then the plate was acquired by Georg Christophe Kilian, who added his
name to the plate, and published it in 1757.
1700 Edward Wells (teacher/mapmaker) - Sutton Nicholls (engraver): "A New Map of Present POLAND, HUNGARY WALLACHIA, LITTLE
TARTARY," Oxford,  37 x 51 cm, in three versions. This is one of a set of 22 maps from "A New Sett of Maps Both of Antient and Present
Geography," published 1700 - 1738. The atlas contains, in most cases, two of each map to compare the ancient and modern
configurations. Compare with the 1712 versions. Also see the "Antient" version of this map, titled "Sarmatia, in "MapsEthnographic." All
the maps in the atlas are dedicated to the just-deceased 11-year-old William, Duke of Gloucester, son of Princess -- later Queen -- Anne.
c1700 Frederick de Wit: "Reipublicæ et Status Generalis POLONIÆ Nova Tabula,
Comprehendens Maioris et Minoris Poloniæ  Regni, Magni Ducatus Lithvaniæ Ducatus
Prussiæ, Curlandiæ, Russiæ Vcraniæ, Massoviæ, Volhyniæ et Podoliæ," Amsterdam, 22
x 19 inches, in three versions of the third state of the cartouche. See 1680 first state.
1699 Sanson et Fils:
"ESTATS de la Couronne
de POLOGNE," 8 x 10.5
inches, Amsterdam,
engraved by d'Winter,
issued by Arnout van
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1700 Petrus Schenk I: "ESTATS DE POLOGNE Subdiveses suivant l'estendue des PALA-
TINATS." Amsterdam, 464 x 582 cm, in three differently-colored versions. The map is
a copy of an earlier map by Sanson, and was published in "Atlas Contractus sive Map-
parum Geographiacarum."
1697 Nicolas de Fer (publisher) - C. Iselin (engraver):
"Les Estats de la Couronne de Pologne,"  Paris, 5.5 x 7.9
inches / 14 x 20 cm., in two versions from de Fer's
"Petit et Nouveau Atlas."
1698 Christoph Weigel: "LIVONIÆ et
CVRLAND- IÆ Tabula," Nürnberg, in his
atlases from 1698 - 1720.
From National
Library of Estonia:
1698 (Anon.) "ESTATS
1700 Gerard Valck: "Tabula DUCATUUM LIVONIÆ et CURLANDIÆ..." Amsterdam, 23 x 19 inches, in six differently-colored versions.
1698 M. Le Coq (publisher) - Pierre Ganiere (engraver): "LA POLOGNE,"
Paris, 24 x 15.5 cm / 9 x 6 inches, from "La Parfait Geographie ou
L'Art D'Apprende ..."
1699 Heinrich Scherer:
LITHVANIA..." Munich,  
23.5 x 36 cm. From his
"Atlas Novus," 8 volumes,
187 plates, published
1698 - 1710.
Bibliotheque nationale de
c1700 Johannes Jansson: "MAGNI DVCATVS
LITHUANIÆ," Amsterdam, 22 x 18.5 inches, in two
versions published by by Valk & Schenk. All maps of
this type are based on the 1613 Gerritsz/Blaeu 4-sheet
1700  Daniel de La
Feuille: "LA LIVONIE,"
Amsterdam, 16 x 22.3
From the National
Library of Latvia:
1696 Justus Danckerts:
"Ducatuum Livonia et
Curlandiæ Novissima
Tabula in Quibus sunt
Estonia Litlandia..."
the European, via
The National Library of Latvia
1700 Pieter van der Aa:
"LA POLOGNE, Suivant
les NouvellesObserva-
tions..." Amsterdam, 15 x
10.5 inches,  which also
appeared in his "Nouvelle
Theatre Du Monde,"
1696 Alexis Hubert Jaillot: "Estats
de la Couronne de POLOGNE:
presenté A Monseigneur le Duc de
Bourgogne," Amsterdam, 48.5 x
60.5 cm, published by Pierre
Mortier. See the sixth, 1792, version
of this map by Jan Barend Elwes.
c1700 Sanson (original mapmaker) - Jaillot (reworked Sanson's map for his atlas) - Jean
Covens  and  Cornielle Mortier
(publishers of the atlas from which this map came): "Estats
Dela Couronne De Pologne, subdivises en leurs Palatinats, qui comprennent Le Royaume
de Pologne, Le Grand Duche de Lithuanie..," Amsterdam, 34 x 22 inches.
The two-sheet map,
1700 Renier and Joshua Ottens (publishers):
"Ducatuum Livoniæ et Curlandiæ
Novissima Tabula in Quibus sunt Estonia
Litlandia..," Amsterdam, 19.0 x 22.6 inches
/ 48.2 x 57.5 cm.
1697 (dated 1663)  Nicolas
Sanson I (d'Abbeville): "La
Livonie Duche..." Paris,
from a 1697 edition of
"Cartes et Tables de la
Geographie Ancienne et
Nouvelle..." published by
his son, Guillaume Sanson.
See 1663 version.
Harvard Map Library via
Vilnius Univ. Library:
Bibliotheque nationale de
Freiburg University, Germany:
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Univ. of Leipzig, Germany:
DSpace at the Univ. of Tartu:
Jagiellońska Biblioteka Cyfrowa via www.
1700 Paolo Petrini (publisher): "Stati Della Corona Di Polonia Divisa nele sue Principali
Provincie e Palatinati..," Naples, 16.5 x 21.5 inchesi, n a "draft" or "proof" version, and a
finished version. Petrini's maps are typically based upon the work of French Royal
mapmaker Nicolas Sanson, although the present example gives credit to Nicolas's son,
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Royal Danish Library
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1697 - 1700 Cornelis Danckerts
: "Regni
Poloniæ et Ducatus Lithuaniæ
Voliniæ, Podoliæ Ucraniæ Prussiæ
et Curlandiæ," Amsterdam. Which
Cornelis? Who knows. Cornelis III
was grandson of Cornelis the Elder,
founder of the Danckerts firm of
engravers and publishers. The
family firm lasted until 1726,
when their stock and plates were
sold at auction to Ottens and Van
Keulen, among others. See the
1706-10 version, and the  1726
and later Ottens versions with a
slightly altered cartouche.