"Algemeene Kaart van de Westindische Eilanden", Tirion, Isaac
Period: 1769 (published)
Publication: Hedendaagsche Historie, of Tegenwordigestaat van Amerika
Color: Hand Color
18 x 13.7 inches
45.7 x 34.8 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.
Issued folding, now pressed.