Heraldic board game

Le Jeu du Blason. Par N. de Fer. Paris, Danet, n.d. (after 1720)

Sheet: 582 x 813mm, Plate: 410 x 559mm; etching

The author Nicolas de Fer (1646-1720) was a leading French cartographer and geographer. He was also an engraver and publisher. After his death in 1720, the business passed to his sons-in-law, Guillaume Danet and Jacques-Francois Benard.

Bibliography: Henry-René d’Allemagne – Le noble jeu de l’oie en France, de 1640 à 1950. Paris, 1950, p. 220 (for the first edition)

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