"Algemeene Kaart van de Westindische Eilanden", Tirion, Isaac
Period: 1769 (published)
Publication: Nieuwe en Beknopte Hand Atlas
Color: Hand Color
17.7 x 13.5 inches
45 x 34.3 cm
A fine, interesting chart of the Caribbean, also showing part of Florida, the Yucatan, and Central America. Even small islands are well-represented and navigational hazards are marked. Major sea routes are noted as well as the direction of the prevailing winds. Title cartouche and two compass roses decorate the chart.
Wide original margins and color.