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Nolin Jean Baptiste ( 1657 - 1725 ) Paris
Le Royaume de Portugal divise en cinq grandes Privinces.
Artist: Nolin Jean Baptiste ( - 1725 ) Paris; issued in: Paris; date: ca 1704 ( Jean-Baptiste Nolin (ca 1657-1708) set up the family publishing business in Paris Many of his maps were based on the work of Vincenzo Coronelli and Sieur de Tillemon His son (1686-1762) continued the business for many years and prepared an Atlas General which was published posthumously in 1783 ). technic: Copper print; colorit: original colored; - condition: Perfect condition; size (in cm) 63,5 x 46 cm; Map shows the whole of Portugal with magnificent cartouches, three coats of arms and an index. It is estimated that Portugal was settled 500,000 years ago. In 711 a Berber army led by Tariq ibn Ziyad defeated the army of Visigoth king Roderich. Until 716, the entire territory of the Visigoth Empire was under the control of the Umayyads, Lusitania probably as early as 713. Al-Andalus and above all the emirate, later the Caliphate of Córdoba, was partly ruled by very capable and successful rulers such as Abd ar-Rahman I, Abd ar-Rahman III. or al-Hakam II and was one of the most progressive empires of his time. The Kingdom of Asturias was of no interest to the Moors. It was from here that the Christian Reconquista of the territories of what would later become Portugal began in the 9th century. The King of León enfeoffed Henry of Burgundy with Portucale and Coimbra around 1095. A "second" county of Portucale, also known as Condado Portucalense, was created, which led directly to the establishment of the independent kingdom of Portugal. In 1580 the house of Avis died out, Portugal fell to the Spanish … [Click Below for Full Description]
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