"A Correct Chart of the Mediterranean Sea, from the Straits of Gibraltar to the Levant", Seale, Richard William
Period: 1750 (circa)
Publication: Tindal's Continuation of Rapin's History…
Color: Hand Color
28 x 13.5 inches
71.1 x 34.3 cm
Finely engraved and detailed chart of the Mediterranean focusing only on the coastlines. A large inset features The Road of Leghorn (Livorno harbor). Includes a decorative compass rose with radiating rhumb lines & notes on known & unknown latitudes & longitudes, plus a very decorative title cartouche.
Margin extended at left to better accommodate framing. Couple of tiny fold separations in blank margins.