"De Golf van Mexico, de Eilanden en het Omleggende Land", Elwe, Jan Barend
Subject: Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean
Period: 1792 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
22.7 x 18.7 inches
57.7 x 47.5 cm
Handsome large chart covering the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean. Nice detail including several Indian tribe place names in Louisiana and Florida. Major sea routes are noted. Decorated with a title cartouche held aloft by putti and a compass rose.
Light surface soil and a tiny hole in blank ocean.