Middle America and Caribbean, United States, Mexico, Florida [Lot of ]; Bonne & Desmarest - Anciet et le Nouveau Mexique avec la Floride et la Basse Louisiane (Partie Occidentale & Orientale) - 1781-1800

Description
Middle America and Caribbean, United States, Mexico, Florida [Lot of ]; Bonne & Desmarest - Anciet et le Nouveau Mexique avec la Floride et la Basse Louisiane (Partie Occidentale & Orientale) - 1781-1800
Original colored copper plates

Lot consisting of 2 in folio geographical maps, they are original 1787 copper engravings. (18th century).

This is the Bonne & Desmarest edition, published in 1787, in his Atlas, entitled: "Atlas Encyclopédique, contenant la géographie ancienne, et quelques cartes sur la géographie moderne, et les cartes relatives à la géographie physique..., Paris, 1787..."

Gorgeous maps published in Paris, with excellent colouring, wide margins and geographically very well detailed at every point.

Condition: the map is in very good condition, as per photos. It shows small signs of ageing, which do not affect the engraved area at all

Overall dimensions of each map: Cm 41 X 30 (Each Map)

Lot details
Object
Map
Country (current geographical location)
Middle America and Caribbean
Geographical specification
United States, Mexico, Florida [Lot of ]
Map maker/ publisher
Bonne & Desmarest
Map/ Book title
Anciet et le Nouveau Mexique avec la Floride et la Basse Louisiane (Partie Occidentale & Orientale)
Period
1781-1800
Condition
Excellent
Technique
Copper engraving
Additional Information
Original colored copper plates
Size of the largest image
41×30 cm
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