"L'Isle de Cuba", Bonne, Rigobert
Subject: Cuba and the Bahamas
Period: 1780 (circa)
Publication: Raynal's Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre
Color: Hand Color
12.5 x 8.3 inches
31.8 x 21.1 cm
Attractive copperplate engraving of Cuba and the Bahamas. Geographically accurate with some overall scale distortion, which is most notable in present-day Bay de Buena Vista, Golfo de Batabano, and Golfo de Guacanayabo. In the lower part of the map are the Cayman Islands. Interior and coastal information include towns, missions, hospitals and plantations.