Photographic Map of Puy-de-Dome

Observatoire du Puy-de-Dome. Plan Topographique. Echelle 1 à 24000.

Francois Trottier, late 19th century. Vintage photographic map. Albumen print mounted on cardboard. With hand-painted altitude marks on the photograph in blue ink, and routes marked with black and red ink. Photographer and creator indicated in the lower right and left of the photograph in red ink. Title and scale of the map on cardboard in black ink. Item dimensions: 472 × 309 mm. Photograph dimensions: 277 × 190 mm. arely noticeable foxing to the cardboard. Light stains on the verso of the cardboard in the upper right, not visible from the front. Overall in fine condition.

Nineteenth-century photographic map of Puy-de-Dome by the French photographer, Francois Trottier.

Francois Trottier (1829–1908) was a prominent photographer of the Puy-de-Dome region, who won silver medal at the Clermont-Ferrand art and industrial exhibition in 1870. The present map is based on his photographic reproduction of a drawn topographic map of the Puy de Dome volcano and its surroundings.


Price: €500.00

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