"Ventorum Tabula. Secundum Veterem & Novam Dispositionem et nomenclaturam", Cluver, Philipp
Subject: Cartographic Miscellany
Period: 1729 (circa)
Publication: Introductio in Universam Geographicam…
Color: Hand Color
7.3 x 9 inches
18.5 x 22.9 cm
Fine engraving of a wind rose by Philippe Briet, a Jesuit priest of Abbeville. The rose is depicted with four concentric circles, each with the Latin names for the compass points.
A few tiny scattered worm holes, else fine. Binding trim at left with paper added to margin to accommodate framing.