"L'Amerique, Meridionale et Septentrionale…", Fer, Nicolas de
Subject: Western Hemisphere
Period: 1717 (circa)
Publication: L'Atlas Curieux ou le Monde
Color: Hand Color
13.2 x 9 inches
33.5 x 22.9 cm
A very attractive copper-engraved map of the Americas with three cartouches and a compass rose. The island of California has an indented northern coast with Agubela de Cato just to the north of the island. A partial coastline of New Zealand appears beside the title cartouche.
References: McLaughlin #135, Tooley (America) #61; Leighly #105.
Lovely old color. Issued folding, now pressed. Paper replaced at binding trim with short binding tear repaired.