"Carte de l'Isle de Sant Domingue…", Delisle/Dezauche
Period: 1772 (dated)
Color: Hand Color
24.5 x 18.7 inches
62.2 x 47.5 cm
Large and beautiful map of Hispaniola, with no political division. It shows roads, mountain ranges, towns, missions, mines and several regions deemed inaccessible or uninhabitable. The chart extends to include the Turks & Caicos Islands and part of the Bahamas. Decorated with a nice title cartouche and compass rose.