logoFranz Johann Joseph von Reilly, 1794


von Reilly 1794

Die Insel Man Nro.681 345 x 215 mm - Copy of Blaeu - length exagerated by 20%

According to Moreland & Bannister Franz Johann Joseph von Reilly, 1766-1820, was a Viennese art dealer who turned to map publishing in his early twenties. Between 1789 and 1806 produced over 800 maps. Two major works were Schauplatz…der Welt (although titled ‘World Atlas covered only Europe) and Grosser Deutscher Atlas which was the first World atlas by an Austrian.

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presumed from Grosser Deutscher Atlas 1794-6







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