"Carte de l'Extremite Meridionale de L'Amerique", Cook/Benard
Subject: Argentina and Falklands
Period: 1775 (dated)
Publication: Voyage dans l'Hemisphere Australe et Autour du Monde
Color: Hand Color
19.4 x 16.7 inches
49.3 x 42.4 cm
Handsome sea chart of the southern tip of South America and the Falkland Islands. The map is centered on a compass rose with an inset of New Years Island and New Years Harbor on Staten Island at bottom right. Engraved by Benard.
References: Sabin #16249.
Some toning and paper restoration at fold intersections.