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George Louis le Rouge (1707-93/4)

Fugelsheim, 1734

CAMP / DE FUGELSHEIM / du 17 au 18 Aoust published 1741

Etching with engraving; printed on paper | Scale: 1:74,000 approx. | RCIN 727041.ab

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A map showing the French encampment at Fugelsheim (Fussgönheim), between 17 and 18 August 1734. War of Polish Succession (1733-1738). Oriented with north-north-west to top (cardinal points).

From Le Rouge, Theatre de la Guerre en Allemagne (1741). See main entry for RCIN 727041.

  • George Louis le Rouge (1707-93/4) (cartographer and publisher)

  • Watermark: Cropped: some letters in a cartouche?

    Condition: no fold lines

  • Scale: 1:74,000 approx. Scale bar: ¼ de Lieue [15 mm =]

    12.9 x 16.5 cm (neatline)

    13.2 x 16.4 cm (image)

    13.8 x 17.3 cm (platemark)

    19.2 x 24.2 cm (sheet)

  • Printed title:

    CAMP / DE FUGELSHEIM / du 17 au 18 Aoust [top right, in rectangular panel]

    Printed title:

    29 [top right, above neatline]

    Additional text:

    G.d. [top left, above neatline, two letters referring to the position of the camp on the general map at RCIN 727041.c:] 

    Annotations:

    None

    George III catalogue entry:

    Germany Theatre de la Guerre en Allemagne contenant toutes les Operations Militaires des Campagnes de 1733, 3 et 5, les Plans des Sieges et des Camps: par le S.le Rouge. Paris, 1741. 4.to oblong.

  • Possibly George II (1683-1760); subsequently perhaps acquired by Prince William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland (1721-65), third son of George II, and then by George III (1738-1820)

     

  • Subject(s)

    Fussgönheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany (49°27ʹ40ʺN 08°17ʹ32ʺE)