"Carte du Detroit de Gibraltar Son Plan particulier et sa vue en perspective et ceux de Cadix & Ceuta", Beaurain, Jean Chev. De
Period: 1770 (circa)
Color: Black & White
17.2 x 14.4 inches
43.7 x 36.6 cm
Uncommon and very detailed map of the strategic Strait of Gibraltar with inset plans of Cadiz, Port de Ceuta, the fortified Gibraltar peninsula and a small view of the village. A great detailed look at one of the most powerful points of land in the history of the world. Adorned with a title cartouche and three compass roses. Depot de la Guerre stamp in upper right corner.
Fine crisp impression. Professionally backed with Japanese tissue repairing folds. Couple of very tiny and imperceptible holes along folds.