"L'Isle de Cuba", Bonne, Rigobert
Period: 1780 (circa)
Publication: Raynal's Atlas de Toutes les Parties Connues du Globe Terrestre
Color: Black & White
12.5 x 8.3 inches
31.8 x 21.1 cm
Attractive copperplate engraving of Cuba and the southern 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. The Cayman Islands are located in the lower portion of the map. Interior and coastal information include towns, missions, hospitals and plantations.
Hinge remnants on verso.