"Les Isles Britanniques ou sont le Royaumes d'Angleterre…", Delisle/Covens & Mortier
Period: 1730 (circa)
Color: Hand Color
22.5 x 18 inches
57.2 x 45.7 cm
Striking map of the British Isles published by Covens and Mortier features De l'Isle's characteristic crisp style and topographical detail. The large title cartouche incorporates figures and sea monsters and is surmounted by Neptune. The scale cartouche is flanked by dogs.
A nice, sturdy sheet with a couple of light creases.